Mike “Woody” Woodford, 51, of Orrville, passed away at his home, Tuesday afternoon, Sept. 27, 2011, following a sudden illness. Woody was born July 21, 1960, in Denver, Colo., the son of the late Charles C. and Helen L. (Wilson) Woodford.

He had attended Cadiz High School until 1976, where he was active in the Cardinal sports teams, prior to moving to Dalton, where he was also active in athletics, and was a 1978 graduate of Dalton High School.

A time of visitation will be Saturday, Oct. 1, from 2-5 p.m. at Canal Fulton Christian Fellowship Church, 2021 S. Locust St., Canal Fulton 44614, prior to the service. Memorial services will follow at 5 p.m. with Pastor Douglas Dill officiating. Auble Funeral Home in Orrville, is assisting the family with arrangements. Online registry and expressions of condolence may be made at www.aublefuneralhome.com. Memorial contributions may be sent to the American Diabetes Association, 1815 W. Market St., Suite 108, Akron 44313.