Durwood L. ’Woody’ Rooker age 81 of Lima passed away Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2022 at Bridge Hospice In Findlay. He was born May 26, 1941 in Rome, GA to the late Thomas and Veda (Thornton) Rooker. He married Joyce Ann Cutter July 12, 1963 and she survives in Lima.
Woody had been a radio announcer for WIMA and T 102. He loved telling jokes and making others smile. He would never turn down a snickers or vanilla ice cream. He had served in the U.S. Marine Corp during Vietnam serving in Cuba.
Additional family members include sons: David (Kathie) Rooker and Daniel (Gabrielle) Rooker both of Harrod; grandchildren: Kortni (Thomas) Pomaville, Taylor Rooker both of Lima, Madisen and Claire Rooker both of Harrod and a step grandson Jordan Conrad of Lima; great grandchildren: Bentley Rooker, Lincoln Pomaville and Amelia ‘Joyce Ann’ Pomaville all of Lima; 2 sisters: Joyce Marie Hansard of Southgate, MI and Carol Dean (Cleburn) Rice of Cookville, TN.
Private family services have been held.
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