The Revd Denis Woodbridge
October 27 2018The Revd Denis Woodbridge died on 23 October 2018.
After studies in Melbourne and Wales, he was ordained Deacon in Oxford in 1959 and to the priesthood in Melbourne in 1960.
He served as Curate at All Saints’ Geelong (1959-61); Pascoe Vale (1961-62); Assistant Chaplain at Melbourne Church of England Grammar School (1962-71); Chaplain at The Martyrs’ School Papua New Guinea (1972-73); Senior Chaplain at Melbourne Church of England Grammar School (1974-82); further overseas service in England and Papua New Guinea (1981-85); Incumbent of Torquay-Mt Duneed-Anglesea (1988-93); Associate Priest Cheltenham (1993-99); and held the Archbishop’s Permission to Officiate from 1999-2014.
We give thanks to God for the life and ministry of the Revd Denis Woodbridge and pray for his family at this difficult time.
His funeral was held on Thursday 1 November at St Peter’s Anglican Church, Mornington.