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Baldwin-Fairchild Ivanhoe Funeral Home

1150 South Orlando Avenue, Winter Park, FL

OBITUARY

Margaret E. Woodbery

July 23, 1925March 7, 2020
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Margaret E. Woodbery, 94, passed away in Orlando, FL on March 7, 2020 surrounded by her three loving children, Ted, Virginia, and Frank.

Margaret was born on July 23, 1925 in Greenville, SC to Samuel and Virginia Estes. She had one beloved sister, Virginia Broadway.

She married the love of her life, Edward Woodbery of Orlando, on August 11, 1951.

Margaret was a retired schoolteacher at Maitland Junior High School. Prior to that, she was the Executive Director of the Girl Scout Council of Orlando (now known as the Girl Scouts of Citrus Council). She graduated with bachelors and master’s degrees in education from Rollins College where she was a Phi Mu sorority sister. Margaret was also past president of the Women’s Residential and Counseling Center Inc., and she was a 69-year member of First Presbyterian Church of Orlando. She loved family, friends, dogs, reading, and the Florida Gators.

Margaret was preceded in death by her husband and sister. She is survived by her three children, four grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.

The funeral will be held on Friday, March 13, at Baldwin Fairchild Funeral Home, 90 Weathersfield Ave Altamonte Springs, FL. The viewing starts at 10:00 AM followed by a service at 11:00 AM, with reception to follow.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Girl Scouts of Citrus Council: citrus-gs.networkforgood.com with a notation to remember Margaret Woodbery.

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  • FAMILY

  • Margaret was preceded in death by her husband and sister.
    She is survived by her three children, four grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.

Services

  • Visitation Friday, March 13, 2020
  • Celebration of Life Service Friday, March 13, 2020
  • Reception Friday, March 13, 2020

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Margaret E. Woodbery

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FROM THE FAMILY

Margaret E. Woodbery, "Midge"

FROM THE FAMILY

Midge and Duffy enjoying the view near the Hudson River at West Post.

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Carmen, Midge's caregiver, decorates the Christmas tree as Midge watches.

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A young Midge in her late teens (photo found in her father's wallet).

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Midge and Duffy vacation with their grandchildren, Michael and Monica, on an Alaskan cruise.

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Midge's children during the early years from left to right: Virginia, Frank, and Ted.

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Midge and Duffy are delighted to be with their first grandchild, Michael.

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Midge waves to the camera.

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Midge with her daughter Virginia on Virginia's wedding day.

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Midge holds her granddaughter, Maureen, at the North Georgia Mountains.

FROM THE FAMILY

Margaret E. Woodbery, "Midge"

FROM THE FAMILY

Midge and Duffy enjoying the view near the Hudson River at West Post.

FROM THE FAMILY

Carmen, Midge's caregiver, decorates the Christmas tree as Midge watches.

FROM THE FAMILY

A young Midge in her late teens (photo found in her father's wallet).

FROM THE FAMILY

Midge and Duffy vacation with their grandchildren, Michael and Monica, on an Alaskan cruise.

FROM THE FAMILY

Midge's children during the early years from left to right: Virginia, Frank, and Ted.

FROM THE FAMILY

Midge and Duffy are delighted to be with their first grandchild, Michael.

FROM THE FAMILY

Midge waves to the camera.

FROM THE FAMILY

Midge with her daughter Virginia on Virginia's wedding day.

FROM THE FAMILY

Midge holds her granddaughter, Maureen, at the North Georgia Mountains.