Obituaries » James Lee Woodhouse
August 22, 1953 - November 2, 2020
Due to COVID-19, no memorial service will be held. Donations may be made in Jim’s memory to Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan, care of the funeral home. Please consider leaving a condolence message to the family.
Woodhouse, James (“Woody”) L. passed away November 2nd, 2020. James was born in Detroit, Michigan, on August 22, 1953; son of the late Donald and Phyllis (Howe) Woodhouse. Jim was a lifelong resident of Kalamazoo, graduating from Loy Norrix High School in 1971. He married LuAnn Ellstrom on September 10, 1977, with whom he had one son, Jared Lee. He spent his career in the sheet metal industry, retiring from Sheet Metal Workers Local 7. He is survived by his son Jared, daughter-in-law Amy, and granddaughter Finley, his former spouses, LuAnn Woodhouse and Denise Lamberson, brother David (Kathleen) Woodhouse and several nieces and nephews. In accordance with Jim’s wishes, cremation has taken place.