|Subject:||Re: Michael Woodcock- sons obituaries|
|Post Date:||August 24, 2013 at 18:35:18|
|Forum:||Connecticut Genealogy Forum|
At the Find-A-Grave site it shows Michael Woodcock died in 1921. Here are the obituaries for all of his sons. If I find Michael's I will post it.
May 24, 1937; page 3
Leo P. Woodcock of 40 Chadwick Avenue for 16 years a member of the Hartford Police Department died of meningitis in St. Francis's Hospital Sunday after a brief illness. He was born in Boston, the son of Mary Couhig Woodcock and the late Michael Woodcock. He leaves, besides his mother, his wife Gladys Dooley Woodcock ; two sons, Joseph Woodcock and Francis Woodcock; two daughters, Miss Marion Woodcock and Miss Mary Lou Woodcock, three brothers, James Woodcock, John Woodcock and Frederick Woodcock, all of Hartford. The funeral will be held at the home of his mother, 45 Hungerford Street, at a time to be announced.
May 25, 1937; page 4
The funeral of Leo A. Woodcock of 49 Chadwick Avenue, a member of the Police Department 16 years. will be held Wednesday at the home of his mother, Mrs. Mary C. Woodcock of 45 Hungerford Street, at 8 a.m. with a requiem mass in the Church of Our Lady of Sorrows at 9 o'clock. Burial will be in Mt. St. Benedict Cemetery. Mr. Woodcock was a member of the Hartford Firemen's and Policemen's Benefit Association.
Oct 17. 1964; page 4A
James E. Woodcock, 70 of 286 Laurel St., died Friday at Hartford Hospital. Born in Hartford a son of the late Michael and Mary Couhig Woodcock, he was a life-long resident. He was a former employee of Colt Manufacturing Co. and an Army veteran of World War I. He leaves two brothers, John J. Woodcock of Hartford and Frederick F. Woodcock of Wethersfield and several nieces and nephews. The funeral will be held Monday at a time to be announced at the Dillon Funeral Home, 53 Main St., with a Solemn Requiem mass in the Cathedral of St. Jospeh. Burial will be in Mt. St. Benedict Cemetery, Fiends may call at the funeral home today from 7 to 9 p.m. and Sunday from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m.
Oct 21, 1975; page 4A
John J. Woodcock Sr., 79, of 820 Wethersfield Ave., a retired Hartford fireman credited with saving the lives of four persons, died Monday at St. Francis Hospital. Born in Boston, he lived in Hartford 70 years. He was a Hartford fireman 21 years before retiring in 1947. As a fireman he was credited with saving the lives of two persons in a fire Nov 8, 1930 and two persons in a fire Jan 4, 1933. Mr. Woodcock was a founding member and first vice president of the Hartford Fire Union, Local 760. He was also a past president of the Hartford Police and Firemen's Association. He was an Army veteran of World War I. He was a communicant of the Church of St. Patrick and St. Anthony. He leaves his wife, Mrs. Anna M. Gilligan Woodcock of Hartford; two sons, John J. Woodcock Jr. of South Windsor and James F. Woodcock of Manchester; two daughters, Mrs. Clare W. Downes and Mrs Mary B. Fallon, both of Hartford; a brother, Frederick Woodcock of Wethersfield; 12 grandchildren and a great-grandchild. The funeral will be Wednesday 8:30 a.m., Ahern Funeral Home, 180 Farmington Ave., with a Mass of Christian Burial at 9 a.m. at the Church of St. Patrick and St. Anthony. Burial will be in Mt. St. Benedict Cemetery, Bloomfield. Calling hours are today from 7 to 9 p.m.Memorial donation may be made to the Connecticut Society for the Prevention of Blindness, 589 Jordan Lane, Wethersfield.
Feb 7,, 1976; page 4
Frederick F. Woodcock of 70 Dale Road, Wethersfield, a former Hartford welfare commissioner, died Friday at the state Veterans Home and Hospital, Rocky Hill, Born in Boston, he lived in Wethersfield 25 years. He was a director of administration at the Department of Motor Vehicles for 35 years before retiring. Mr. Woodcock was a past grand knight of the Knights of Columbus, Hartford and an honorary member of BPOE 19, Hartford. He was a communicant of Corpus Christi Church, Wethersfield and a World War II Army veteran. He leaves his wife, Mrs. Veronica Egan Woodcock. The funeral is Tuesday 10:30 a.m., from the Rose Hill Funeral Home, 530 Elm St., Rocky Hill, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. at Corpus Christi Church, Wethersfield. Burial will be in Rose Hill Memorial Park, Rocky Hill. Calling hours are Monday 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m.