Earl Woods, 86, passed away peacefully on November 5, 2019 in his home in Red Oak, IA.
Earl was born October 26, 1933 in Imogene, IA to Eugene and Mable Woods. He and his twin brother were the youngest of 9 children.
He joined the Navy in 1954 and was Air Traffic Controlman 1st Class when he left the Navy. He then joined the Army National Guard and served until he retired as Sergeant 1st Class.
In his spare time, he enjoyed being a member the Eagles club in Red Oak for many years, enjoyed fishing and watching sports, especially the Kansas City Royals.
Earl is survived by one brother, Merle Woods of Shenandoah, son Terry Woods of Union, SC, stepson Mark Mitera, of Red Oak, stepdaughter, Pamela Woerth, of Elliot, IA, daughter in law, Angela Mitera of Red Oak, many nieces, nephews and grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife Kay, his parents, Eugene and Mable Woods, brothers, Albert, John, Lester, Allen and Edward, sisters, Elizabeth and Ida, and daughter, Joanna Lynn Woods.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
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