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Alben B. Woosley

March 10, 1933 ~ June 1, 2019 (age 86)

Alben B. Woosley

1933 - 2019

Alben B. Woosley, age 86, of  Louisville, KY departed this life in Louisville on Saturday, June 1, 2019.  The Edmonson  County native was born  March 10, 1933 to the late Alton Burks and Edna Mae Tomes Woosley,  and  was married to  Lillie  Anderson Woosley, who survives.

Alben was a  Korean War Army veteran and retired as a mail carrier from the US Postal Service.  He was a member of Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church, and  attended Heartsong Cumberland  Presbyterian Church in Louisville.

Besides his wife, he leaves to honor his memory—   two sons, Stuart Woosley (Carol) of Louisville and Glen Buckley (Linda) of Grants Pass, OR; two grandchildren, Allison Woosley and Alex Woosley both of Louisville; one brother, Terrell Woosley (Mary Ann) of Big Reedy; two sisters, Joyce Harrison of Bowling Green and Janice Young of Crawfordsville, IN; one sister-in-law, Myra Woosley of Bowling Green and several nieces and nephews.    He was also preceded in death by one brother, Sheridan Woosley.

Interment will be in  Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church  Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to:  Home of the Innocents, 1100 E. Market St., Louisville, KY 40206. 


5 - 8 PM,  EDT, Wednesday,  June 5, 2019

Ratterman Brothers Funeral Home-St. Matthews

 3711 Lexington Rd., Louisville, KY  40207

12 Noon – 2PM, CDT,  Thursday, June 6, 2019

Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church


2 PM, CDT, Thursday,  June 6, 2019

Mt. Pleasant Cumberland Presbyterian Church



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