Dylan Gene Woodward, the son of Jeffery Craig Woodward and Denise Renae (Baxa) Woodward, was born December 30, 1992 at Belleville, KS and passed away in Hays, KS on April 24, 2014 at the age of 21 years, 3 months, and 24 days.
Dylan grew up and attended schools in Belleville, graduating from Republic County High School in 2011. He then attended Missouri Auction School and Cloud County Community College. He currently was attending Fort Hays State University, majoring in Agronomy.
Dylan also was a farmhand for Lance Russell of Hays, KS and had served as a summer intern at the Aurora Coop at Hardy, NE.
Dylan was a member of the Boy Scouts of America, the FFA where he was an officer and received a State and National Degree in Turf Grass Management, also a member of the United Methodist Church, the Crop Judging Team at Cloud County Community College, and the Kansas Diesel Crew.
Dylan enjoyed camping, fishing, golf and hunting He also enjoyed four-wheeling and working on this truck, along with country music.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather Stanley Woodward and an uncle, Jason Woodward.
Dylan is survived by his parents, Jeff and Denise Woodward of Belleville, KS; Two sisters, Margaret Woodward and Riley Woodward both of Belleville, KS.
Grandmother, Racine Woodward of Broken Bow, NE; grandparents, Dale and Marjorie Baxa of Republic, KS; and his girlfriend, Nickie Weir of Belleville, KS;
Other relatives, his Kansas Diesel Crew Brothers, and many friends.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at the First United Methodist Church, Belleville, KS with Pastor Roger Walls and Pastor Emily Meckley, officiating.
Interment will be at the Lake Cemetery, rural Republic, KS.
Visitation will be from One PM until Nine PM on Sunday and from 9AM until 9PM on Monday at the funeral home where the family will greet friends from 6PM until 8PM on Monday.
Memorials are suggested to the Church, or the Republic Co. FFA. Online condolences may be sent to www.bachelor-surber.com
Bachelor-Surber Funeral Home, Belleville, KS is in charge of the arrangements.