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Morrow "Woody" Woodburn, Jr.

March 22, 1945 ~ December 26, 2018 (age 73)

Morrow "Woody" Jr.

Age 73, of Wexford, formerly of Avalon, peacefully on Wednesday, December 26, 2018.  Beloved son of the late Morrow M. and Virginia (Kruse) Woodburn, Sr.; cousin of Esther Scheibel, Cordie, Garth and Brandt Scheidemantel, Howard and Robert Grey, Robert White, Jr., Bonnie Hollis, Ella Jakub, Donald Kruse and the late John "Jack" Woodburn;  also survived by best friend Jay Thomas.  Mr. Woodburn taught in the North Hills School District for 40 years and was the ninth grade boys basketball coach for 32 years.  Woody was inducted into the North Hills School District Sports Hall of Fame on September 5, 2013 and was Master of Ceremonies and supporter of the North Hills Band Festival.  He was instrumental in the lives of the students that he taught, coached and mentored.  Woody was also a life long member of Greenstone United Methodist Church and donated much of his time to the church.  Friends and relatives will be received Saturday & Sunday 1-4 & 6-8 PM at McDONALD-LINN FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICES, LLC, 529 California Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15202.  Funeral Service celebrating his life will be held Monday 11 AM in Greenstone United Methodist Church, 939 California Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15202. (EVERYONE PLEASE MEET AT CHURCH). Memorial contributions in his memory may be made to Greenstone United Methodist Church or North Hills Basketball, 53 Rochester Road, Pittsburgh, PA 15229.  Please view and sign the family's online guestbook at

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