Obituary for Jacqueline Woodward (Delaney)
Jacqueline M. “Jackie” Woodward, age 79, died unexpectedly at her home on Tuesday, July 25, 2017. She was born in Boston, MA on August 18, 1937 a daughter of the late George and Mary (Sanderson) Delaney.
Mrs. Woodward had been employed for 25 years at the Kennebec Journal, retiring as Head Production Secretary. She later worked with her husband, Norman, as co-owner/operator of the 1-7-10 Bowling Alley in Augusta.
She was pre-deceased by her husband, Norman A. Woodward and her brothers and sisters: Phyllis Corbett, Marion Applegate, Eddie Delaney and twin brothers Donald and Delmar Delaney.
Mrs. Woodward is survived by five children: Steve Goedecke of Augusta, Jim Goedecke of South China, Craig Goedecke of Hull, MA, Mark Goedecke of Ponte Verda, FL and Darline Harris of Troy, NH; a step-son, Daniel Woodward and his wife Tina of Hallowell; several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Relatives and friends may visit from 10 - 11 AM Wednesday, August 16th at Plummer Funeral Home, 16 Pleasant St., Augusta where a funeral service will follow at 11 AM. Burial and committal prayers will follow in the new Maine Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Mt. Vernon Rd., Augusta.
“You found your peace at the end and now, with Woody by your side, I know your heart is filled with joy and Pride. I hope you both are smiling from ear to ear! With no more pain and no more fear, keep watch over all of us kids and inspire us to truly live. We all loved you with all our hearts, no matter the distance or how far apart! You gave us life, you love so much, so be with Woody and know again, someday, we will all be together in the end. You were loved so much, Mom!”