|Birth: ||Mar. 5, 1922|
|Death: ||Apr. 21, 2003|
Anita (Chapman) Woodward, 81, of 1 Lyman St., Westboro, formerly of Princeton, died Monday, April 21, in UMass Memorial Medical Center -- University Campus, Worcester.
She leaves her husband of 62 years, H. Merrit Woodward; a daughter, Susan C. Woodward of Raleigh, N.C.; three sons, Stephen C. Woodward of Worcester, Christopher M. Woodward of Kernersville, N.C., and Jonathan C. Woodward of Rutland; a sister, Lois Tarby of Connecticut; seven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews. A brother, Charles E. Chapman, predeceased her. She was born in Bethlehem, Pa., daughter of Lawrence B. and Louise B. (Tarbell) Chapman. She graduated from Dana Hall High School, Wellesley, and attended Hood College in Frederick, Md.
Mrs. Woodward was formerly a librarian at the Princeton Library. She was a member of the Association of Gravestone Studies and the Princeton Historical Society. She was also a genealogist.
The memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, April 28, in First Congregational Church of Princeton, 14 Mountain Road. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery. There are no calling hours. Memorial donations may be made to Princeton Historical Society, PO Box 153, Princeton, MA 01541; or to Trustees of the Goodnow Memorial Building, 2 Town Hall Drive, Princeton, MA 01541.
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Lawrence Boylston Chapman (1886 - 1965)
Louise Bubier Tarbell Chapman (1889 - 1983)
H. Merritt Woodward (1916 - 2011)*
Charles E Chapman (1918 - 1942)*
Anita Chapman Woodward (1922 - 2003)
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Record added: Nov 06, 2011
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