Dicksie A. Woodward1

F, #38413, b. Oct 11, 1920, d. Jun 7, 2013
Father*Perley Leroy Woodward1 b. Jul 9, 1887, d. Feb 3, 1963
Mother*Myrtle Ardell Mattoon1 b. Jan 27, 1900, d. Jan 15, 1992

Chronological Events

Birth*Oct 11, 1920 Dicksie A. Woodward was born on Oct 11, 1920 at Lebanon, Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States
 She was the daughter of Perley Leroy Woodward and Myrtle Ardell Mattoon.1 
Marriage*Nov 27, 1940 Dicksie A. Woodward married Loyal Edward Laber, son of George Dewey Labor and Della Rose Goodell, on Nov 27, 1940 at Hartford, Windsor County, Vermont, United States.1 
Marriage*Jun 13, 1970 Dicksie A. Woodward married Kenneth Leonard Stickney on Jun 13, 1970 at Norwich, Windsor County, Vermont, United States.1 
Death*Jun 7, 2013 Dicksie A. Woodward died on Jun 7, 2013, at age 92 at Genesis Elder Care Center, Lebanon, Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States.2 
ObituaryJun 9, 2013  OBITUARY: Fairlee, VT – Dicksie A. Stickney, 92, died Friday June 7th at Genesis Eldercare in Lebanon, NH.
She was born in Lebanon, NH a daughter of Perley L. and Merle A. (Mattoon) Woodward. Dicksie grew up in Norwich, graduated from Hanover High School in 1939, and married Loyal Laber in 1940. After his death she was remarried to Kenneth Stickney in 1970. They lived on the Stickney Farm in Pompanoosuc until moving to North Hartland in 1975 and to Tall Timbers in Quechee in 1985. From Quechee they moved to Greystone Village in White River Jct in 1996, most recently Dicksie has lived at the Valley View Home in Fairlee, VT.
Dicksie worked in the housekeeping department at Mary Hitchcock Memorial Hospital in Hanover in her younger years and then cleaned private homes for several years. She also cleaned offices in the area with her husband, Ken, from 1976 until retiring in 1992.
Dicksie enjoyed spending time at the Bugbee Senior Center in White River Jct. and loved listening to talking books.
She was predeceased by her husbands Loyal Laber in 1969 and Kenneth Stickney in 2004; two sons David Laber and Wayne Laber as well as two sisters Elizabeth Preston and Marjorie Armstrong.
She is survived by a son George E. Laber and his wife Eileen of Lebanon, NH, grandchildren Jeff Flanders and his wife Wendy and Lisa Melanson and her husband Paul, as well as several great-grandchildren; a brother Perley C. Woodward of Windsor; a sister Christine Jenkins of Lebanon and several nieces and nephews.
A graveside service will be held in the West Lebanon Cemetery Wednesday morning, June 12th, at 10AM with The Rev. Stephen R. Silver officiating.
Contributations in Dicksie’s memory may be made to the Bugbee Senior Center, 262 North Main Street, White River Jct., VT 05001 or the Vermont Association for the Blind and Visually Impaired, 60 Kimball Avenue, South Burlington, VT 05403.

Information provided online at Knight Funeral Homes & Crematory, White River Junction, VT.2
Burial*Jun 12, 2013 She was buried on Jun 12, 2013 at West Lebanon Cemetery, Lebanon, Grafton County, New Hampshire, United States, Find A Grave Memorial# 192271322.3 

Family 1

Loyal Edward Laber b. Aug 1, 1918, d. circa May, 1969

Family 2

Kenneth Leonard Stickney b. Sep 23, 1913, d. Aug 22, 2004


  1. [S2194] State of Vermont, Marriage Record - Vermont - Ancestry.com.
  2. [S19] Obituary - Online, Newspaper or Funeral Home.
  3. [S58] Photograph of Cemetery Marker, Malcolm McKown, Colorado, United States, #19. Also check Find-A-Grave.com, Death Certificates & Billiongraves.com.