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Thursday, October 9, 2003

Emmert D. Woodburn, 84, formerly of Bowling Green and Terre Haute, died at 3:50 p.m. Monday, Oct. 6, 2003.

Born Oct. 13, 1918, in Owen County, he was the son of John and Emma Dalton Woodburn who are also deceased.

He attended school in Clay City and on Dec. 7, 1946, he married Gladys Culler in Dunkirk, Ind. She preceded him in death on Oct. 1, 1995.

An Army veteran of World War II, he served 1941-1945 with the 138th Field Artillery.

He was a meat cutter at Sowers Grocery Store near Bowling Green and then worked more than 40 years for Froderman Chevrolet in Terre Haute, retiring in 1987.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Albert Woodburn and a sister, Francis Price Powers.

Survivors include a sister, Mary Harden, of Clay City and a brother, Harold Woodburn, and his wife, Alberta, of indianapolis; several nieces; nephews; and cousins.

Services will be Friday at 11:30 a.m. at Schoppenhorst Funeral Home with Pastor Larry Corn officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery, Bowling Green.

Visitation will be 10 a.m. until service time on Friday at the funeral home.