Terry Allen Woosley

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TERRY ALLEN WOOSLEY
February 3, 1945 ~ August 1, 2017

Terry Allen Woosley, 72, was born in Portland, OR, on February 3rd, 1945, to Verley and Edna (Lewis) Woosley. His youth was spent in Hood River, OR, and White Salmon, WA, where he graduated in 1963. He then attended Linfield College on a football scholarship. There he joined Alpha Tau Omega Fraternity, and graduated in 1967. Terry worked in the Fred Meyer grocery chain for several years, before becoming a Clark County Distributor for The Oregonian, where he remained for 37 years.
He and Sharon (Bassett) Woosley were married in 1975, and had two children: Holli and Kyle.
Terry enjoyed coaching area youth in soccer and baseball. He is a former member of EBUA and LCUA umpire clubs, and is also a former member of the Battle Ground Lions Club. Terry enjoyed hiking, traveling and being with friends, family and his ATO Brothers. He loved sports, and was a lifelong fan of the Packers, Red Sox, and Blazers. After fighting a good fight, he lost his battle with cancer on Tuesday, August 1st, at the Vancouver Hospice Care Center.
He is survived by his family: wife, Sharon; daughter, Holli; son, Kyle; as well as two grandchildren, Caroline and Parker Woosley; his brother, Roger Woosley of Seaside; and several nieces and nephews.
Services are Thursday, August 10th, 11a.m., at Northwood Park Cemetery.
Please sign his Guest Book at www.columbian.com/obits.
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Northwood Park Funeral Home, Cemetery & Mausoleum
16407 North East 15th Avenue
Ridgefield, WA 98642
360-574-4252
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Published in The Columbian on Aug. 3, 2017
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