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 Orlo G Woodbridge

Orlo G Woodbridge

Edmeston, Otsego County, New York, USA
Death 23 Dec 2005 (aged 85)
New Berlin, Chenango County, New York, USA
Burial Edmeston, Otsego County, New York, USA
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Orlo G. Woodbridge of Edmeston died Friday December 23, 2005 at Chase Nursing Home in New Berlin.

He was born September 1, 1920 in Edmeston, the son of E.J. Woodbridge and Florence (O'Brien).

He married Dorothy L. Higbie on June 4, 1943. She predeceased him on November 1, 1981.

Orlo graduated from Edmeston Central School, Valedictorian class of 1938. Until his retirement he owned and operated the Woodbridge Dairy Farm.

Orlo was a very active citizen: he was a member of the Second Baptist Church, a 65 year member and past President of the Wharton Valley Grange, Agway, Dairymen's league, Eastern AI, Dairylea, past President Senior Citizens, Meals on Wheels, Chief Assessor for the Town of Edmeston, and past caretaker for Edmeston Union Cemetery.

His children Janet Bates, Dennis Woodbridge, Phyllis Jackson, and Sharon Scanlon; his grandchildren Joel Bates, Heather Snyder, Paul Tuttle, Martin Mickle, Katie Mickle, Stephanie Scanlon, SamanthaScanlon, and Zachary Scanlon; two great grandchildren: Hayleigh Snyder & Lucas Mickle; four step-grandchildren James, Steven, Erek, and Jacob; one great step grandchild James; and his brother Norman Woodbridge survive Orlo. His devoted friend of twenty-five years, Grace Clark, will also miss him.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday Dec 28, 2005 at 1:00 PM at the Second Baptist Church, Edmeston, with Rev. Jay Noll officiating.

Interment will be in the spring at Edmeston Union Cemetery.

Calling hours are Tuesday December 27th from 6-8 PM at the Houk Johnston-Terry Funeral Home, Edmeston.

Contributions may be made in Orlo's memory to either the Wharton Valley Grange or the Second Baptist Church.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 101025542
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