Moeller Funeral Home
104 Roosevelt Road
Valparaiso, IN  46383
(219) 462-0535
 Kosanke Funeral Home
105 East Indiana Avenue
Kouts, IN  46347
(219) 766-2224
Wanatah Funeral Chapel
309 North Main Street
Wanatah, IN  46390
(219) 733-2313
Angelcrest Cemetery
and Mausoleum

Highway 49 and 600 North
Valparaiso, IN  46383
(219) 531-8690

Janice “Kate” Woods, 69, of Valparaiso passed away Tuesday, September 21, 2021. She was born October 11, 1951 in Valparaiso to Henry & Helen (Tucinski) Woods and graduated from Valparaiso High School in 1969. Katy made her career with Westville Correctional Center for 27 years retiring as a Sergeant in 1998. She enjoyed spending time reading, listening to oldies, especially the Righteous Brothers (“Unchained Melody”), and fishing for Bass and Bluegills in Minnesota.  On October 15, 2013 she married Stephen Holt who survives along with her sons, Gary Roubideaux of Valparaiso & Griffin Roubideaux of Griffith, step-children, Michael Holt (Ashlyn Wood) of Warsaw & Erika Russell of Mentone, grandson, Trent Roubideaux, step-grandchildren, Wyatt & Maverick Holt, and siblings, Donald Woods, Marilyn Woods, Pauline (Steven) McNay & Carol (Mark) Duggleby. She was preceded in death by her parents, sister, Dorothy Britton, and niece Christine Woods.
A visitation will be held Wednesday from 12 noon – 2 pm at Moeller Funeral Home, Valparaiso with funeral service beginning at 2:00 pm and burial to follow at St. Paul Catholic Cemetery.  Memorial donations may be made to the family for cemetery expenses.

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