Carl S. Woods, 72

September 26, 1948 - April 12, 2021

Hastings resident Carl S. Woods, 72, passed away Monday, April 12, 2021, at Mary
Lanning Healthcare, Hastings, NE.

Services will be 10 a.m. Friday, April 16, at Butler Volland Chapel in Hastings with
Pastor Chad Brodrick and Pastor Robert Porter officiating. Burial will be at 9 a.m. Monday,
April 19, at Omaha National Cemetery in Omaha. Visitation will be 1-7 p.m. Thursday
with family present 5-7 p.m. and one hour prior to service at the funeral home. Memorials
may be given to the family for a memorial to be established at a later date. The service
will be live-streamed on Livingston Butler Volland Funeral Home’s Facebook page. The
direct link for that page is, the link will not be live until five
minutes before service time. For the health and safety of others face masks are required
for those attending the visitation and funeral, your cooperation is appreciated. Since there
are material sharing restrictions, we ask that you bring your own pen for signing the
registration book or memorial envelopes. If you do not bring one, we can do that for you.
Private condolences may be sent to the family at Livingston Butler
Volland Funeral Home & Cremation Center is serving the family.

Carl was born on September 26, 1948, to Elvin & Elah (Rose) Woods and raised in
Marietta, OH. He graduated from Marietta High School in 1966. Carl served in the U.S.
Air Force for eight years with tours to Vietnam and Thailand. He moved to Hastings in
1969 with the Air Force Detachment 10 where he met Audrey in May of 1969 and they
were married on June 3, 1972. To this union, Corey was born in 1976 and Cale was born
in 1978.

They moved to Lincoln in 1980 with the Air National Guard where Carl worked full-time
for five years. In 1985, he began his career with the Federal Aviation Administration in
Columbus, NE. He relocated with the FAA to North Platte, NE in 1996. In 2002, he
moved again with the FAA to be the Electronics Maintenance Manager at Eppley
Airfield in Omaha, NE; where he retired in May 2016. Carl and Audrey returned to
Hastings in October 2019. Carl was a member of North Shore Assembly of God Church.
His biggest delight was his five granddaughters.

Carl was preceded in death by his parents and grandparents.


Wife: Audrey Woods – Hastings, NE

Sons & Spouse: Corey Woods
Cale & Mandy Woods

Grandchildren: Alexis Goebel
Madalyn Woods
Alysa Woods
Brielle Woods
Brinley Woods

Sisters & Spouse: Carol Masters
Sandy & Gale Lang

Brothers & Spouses: Larry & Rosemary Woods
Gilbert & Cindy Woods
Deane & Jan Woods

Sisters-in-laws & Spouse: Barbara Brodrick
Wendy & Rick James
Bonnelle Pagel

Brothers-in-law & Spouses: Ron & Marcy Porter
Robert & Norma Porter
Lowell & Debbie Porter

Many Nieces & Nephews