Dick Woehrle “TV Ref” on March 12, 2012, of Deptford, formerly of Scranton, PA. Age 81. Beloved husband of Judi A. (nee Roth). Father of Nancy Woehrle of Mantua and Kristin Woehrle-Pawlowski (Joseph Paul) of Mantua. Brother of Janice Burke of Swedesboro. Grandfather of Alexis, Brooke and Corinne.
Dick was a well recognized TV referee for the World Wrestling Federation. He was also a promoter of shows around the northeast and the Caribbean. He was a Korean War Army veteran and coached Deptford Girls Softball and Soccer and avidly followed his granddaughter’s sports activities. He was a member of the Mason Lackawanna Royal Arch Chapter #185 and the Peter Williamson Lodge #323 in Scranton, Melita-Coeur de Lion Commandery #17 Knights Templar and the Irem Shrine.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a viewing Friday 5:30pm to 8pm at BOUCHER FUNERAL HOME, 1757 Delsea Dr., Deptford. Funeral service 8pm Friday at the funeral home. Interment private. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Pro Wrestling Hall of Fame, 30 East Main St., Amsterdam, NY 12010.