Blanco County News
Weather Partly Cloudy 84.0°F (41%)
Ella Josephine Woodruff
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 • Posted August 14, 2014

Ella Josephine Woodruff passed away on Monday, August 4, 2014 at the age of 90 in Blanco, Texas.

She was born on July 25, 1924 to Homer and Bertha (Doyle) O’Neal in Kenova, West Virginia. She was a resident of Tow and Kingsland since 2009 coming from El Paso, Texas.

Ella married Hiram Woodruff on June 10, 1947 in New Braunfels, New Jersey.

She served in the US Navy from 1944 to 1946.

Ella was preceded in death by her husband Hiram Woodruff, parents Homer and Bertha O’Neal and grandson Stephen Holmes in 2008.

Survivors include son Randall Woodruff and wife Patricia of Wimberley, Texas, grandson Robert Holmes of Blanco, Texas and 2 great grandchildren Kyle and Kendra Holmes both of Blanco, Texas.

Graveside services were held on Monday, August 11, 2014 at 10:30 A.M. at Ft. Sam Houston National Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas, with Dr. Rodney Williams officiating.

Funeral arrangements made under the direction of Waldrope-Hatfield-Hawthorne Funeral Homes, Inc. Kingsland, Texas. E-mail condolences may be sent to

This article has been read 83 times.
Readers are solely responsible for the content of the comments they post here. Comments do not necessarily reflect the opinion or approval of Blanco County News. Comments are moderated and will not appear immediately.
Comments powered by Disqus