Kevin William Woodard, 59, passed away peacefully on March 6, 2018, while surrounded by his loving family at St. Vincent Kokomo Hospital.
Kevin was born on Jan. 9, 1959, in Rochester, to Beverly Hunter-Woodard and the late Sam William Woodard.
Kevin graduated from Taylor High School with the Class of 1977. Following high school, Kevin was self-employed as a carpenter.
On May 22, 1986, he was married to Michele Schaeffer in Gatlinburg, Tenn. They later divorced, but remained friends.
Kevin attended Indian Heights Grace Brethren Church in Kokomo. He enjoyed watching and collecting movies, particularly horror and science fiction. Other hobbies that Kevin enjoyed included bike riding, fishing, bowling, cooking and gardening. Kevin was also an avid Indianapolis Colts fan.
Kevin is survived by his mother, Beverly Phillabaum, Kokomo; son Samuel T. Woodard, Kokomo; daughters Monica Elizabeth (Ryan) Alexander, Montgomery, Ill., and Kenlee (Chris) Reinking, Noblesville; sisters Deanna (Mark) Graham, Vevay, and Loretta Jaenicke, Kokomo; stepbrother Richard Phillabaum, Walton; stepsisters Sharon (Ralph) Porter, Kokomo, and Peggy Smith, Greentown; granddaughters Rylee Faith Alexander, Lyric Hope Alexander and Elayna Grace Reinking; nephews Jason Jaenicke, Travis Jaenicke and Nathan (Taylor) Graham; and niece Nicole Graham.
There will be a celebration of life for Kevin on Saturday, March 10, at Indian Heights Grace Brethren Church at 11 a.m., with a meal following.
Memorial contributions in Kevin’s name may be made to the Child Evangelism Fellowship of Indiana - Six County Chapter, or the Indian Heights Grace Brethren Church of Kokomo.
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