Sheriff Deputy William C. Woodgeard
End Of Watch: April 15th, 1963
Tour Of Duty: 9 months
Deputy Woodgeard was killed in an automobile accident at SR 216 and SR 78
while responding to setup a roadblock to assist in a pursuit that was heading
towards Hocking County. He lost control of the patrol car while rounding a
curve and struck several trees.
Deputy Woodgeard was 54 and had been with the agency for only 9 months.
He was survived by his wife, daughter, two sons, grandchild, four brothers, and