Passed away of leukemia on Monday, April 29, 2013, at the age of 75. He was born on April 16, 1938 in Brownwood, Texas, to James Otis and Alva Sue (Brandon) Woodruff. He graduated from Sacramento High School in 1956. He served as a firefighter for the city of Sacramento for 28 years. He married Janice Marie Ekstrom on July 31, 1965 in Sacramento. She preceded him in death. He is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Tracey and Tim Zerr of Springfield, OR; and two grandchildren: Cassie and Emily. A private service will be held at a later date. Inurnment will be in Yoncalla Masonic Pioneer Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the UC - Davis Bum Center in Sacramento; CA. Arrangements are being handled by Smith-Lund-Mills Funeral Chapel in Cottage Grove.