Veronica Mae Woodruff was born May 4, 1928 at Wessington, SD to Anton and Agnes (Pault) Frigge. She grew up in Wessington and later moved with her family to a farm near Huron. On November 18, 1948 she married Henry Woodruff. In 1954 they moved to Mitchell where Veronica was employed by Avera Queen of Peace Hospital for 35 years. She enjoyed dancing, crafting and traveling. She was a member of Holy Spirit Catholic Church, the DAV and the RSVP, where she volunteered for many years.
She is survived by four daughters: Jelene (Wally) Luedtke, Mitchell, Jennie (Jim) Robbinson, Cinnaminson, NJ, Joyce Berg, Taos, NM, and Jerri Woodruff and fiancé, Eric Stern, Stickney; two sons: Rollin and Randy Woodruff, Mitchell, fourteen grandchildren, eighteen great-grandchildren and one brother, Ben Frigge.
She was preceded in death by her husband Henry, four brothers and one sister.