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In Memory of

Don C. Woolard

November 28, 1937 - October 18, 2016

Obituary


Don C. Woolard, 78, of Waterloo, Ill., born Nov. 28, 1937 in McLeansboro, Ill., passed away on Oct. 18, 2016 at Red Bud Regional Care Center in Red Bud, Ill.

Mr. Woolard retired in 2000 from the United States Postal Service as a truck driver. He proudly served in the U. S. Army Reserves. Don loved the outdoors and was a member of the NRA and Ducks Unlimited. He was a member of Washington Lodge, #55, A.F. & A.M. in Nashville, Ill. and the Shriners. In 1978 he was honored as Shriner of the...

Don C. Woolard, 78, of Waterloo, Ill., born Nov. 28, 1937 in McLeansboro, Ill., passed away on Oct. 18, 2016 at Red Bud Regional Care Center in Red Bud, Ill.

Mr. Woolard retired in 2000 from the United States Postal Service as a truck driver. He proudly served in the U. S. Army Reserves. Don loved the outdoors and was a member of the NRA and Ducks Unlimited. He was a member of Washington Lodge, #55, A.F. & A.M. in Nashville, Ill. and the Shriners. In 1978 he was honored as Shriner of the Year!

Don was preceded in death by his parents, Maxey and Helen, nee Compton, Woolard and a grandson, Dakota Sullens.

He is survived by a daughter, Patty Sullens of Houston, Tex.; a granddaughter, Christian Bahlinger; a grandson, Ryan Ledendecker; a brother, Norman (Joyce) Woolard; a sister, Amonda Sue (Phil) Landfried; and many other relatives and friends.

Memorials in Mr. Woolard's name may be made to Shriner's Hospital for Children, 4400 Clayton Ave., St. Louis, MO 63110. Online condolences may be expressed at www.valhallagardensandfuneralhome.com

Visitation: Friends may call from noon till 3:00 pm on Sunday, Oct. 23, 2016 at Valhalla Gaerdner Holten Funeral Home, 3412 Frank Scott Parkway West, Belleville, IL 62223. A Masonic service followed by a Service of Remembrance will begin at 3:00 pm. Inurnment of his cremated remains will be in Valhalla Gardens of Memory, Belleville, Ill.