MADISON - Keith "Woody" Woodruff, age 64, of Madison, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, March 3, 2018, at UW Hospital. Keith was born May 28, 1953, in Findlay, Ohio, the son of Willis and Marilyn Woodruff.

Keith is survived by his wife, Colleen, with whom he shared 41 years of marriage; children, Laura, David, and Alec; grandchildren, Noah and Finley; brothers, Steve and Kevin; and mother, Marilyn. He was preceded in death by his father, Willis.

A visitation will be held at CRESS FUNERAL HOME, 3610 Speedway Road, Madison, on Monday, March 12, 2018, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, March 13, 2018, at OUR LADY QUEEN OF PEACE CATHOLIC CHURCH, 401 S. Owen Drive, Madison, with Monsignor Kenneth J. Fiedler presiding. Family will greet friends, at church, one hour prior to Mass.

Keith was a gentle and loving soul that will be missed by so many. His memory may be honored through donations to Disabled American Veterans (

Sign up to get each day's obituaries sent to your email inbox

Sign up here to receive a daily email alert of local and national obituaries

Please share your memories at

Cress Funeral and Cremation Service

3610 Speedway Road, Madison

(608) 238-3434

the life of: Woodruff, Keith "Woody"
Send Flowers
Or call 888-579-7982 to order by phone.