Donald Woods, 68, Mesa, Ariz. Obituaries · April 05, 2013
Donald Woods, 68, of Mesa, Ariz., passed away unexpectedly March 18, 2013.
Don was born Feb. 18, 1945, and graduated from West Branch High School in 1964.
After graduating, Don joined the Air Force and became a jet mechanic. He was also a Vietnam veteran and retired with 20 years of service to his country.
Don was married to Dianne Broerman of West Branch, Iowa, who preceded him in death. Donís mother, Tina (Benac) Woods and father, Donald J. Woods and stepmother, Ruth (Winters) Woods preceded him in death also.
Don is survived by four brothers and two sisters. Anthony (Tony) Woods and wife Pam of Iowa City, David and Kathie Mcllrath of West Branch, George and Gail Mcllrath of Cherokee Village, Ark., Terry Mcllrath and Jennie of Cocoa Beach, Fla.; and sisters are Norma (Woods) Binz and Joan (Woods) Young, both of Iowa City.
Don will be cremated and his ashes will be placed with his beloved wife at a later undetermined date.
Memorials will be given to the West Branch American Legion and the Iowa City Animal Shelter.