Wednesday, April 1, 2015
MRS. LILLIAN E. GOODWIN
Lillian E. Goodwin, widow of the late C. Herman Goodwin, died at her home in Guilford on Monday evening, April 19, 1943.
She was born in Guilford, October 12, 1873. Surviving are three sons, Ward, Charlie and Richard of Guilford. Two grandchildren also survive.
The funeral will be held from the Seymour Funeral Home Friday afternoon at 2 o'clock. The Rev. Ralph Gamewell will officiate. Burial will be made in Riverview cemetery.
MRS. LILLIAN GOODWIN
(APRIL 19, 1943)
Guilford--A large number of friends attended the funeral of the late Mrs. Lillian Goodwin at Oxford, Friday, April 23, death occurring the Monday previous. Rev. Ralph Gamewell officiated. The floral offerings from relatives, friends and the organizations were many, attesting to the high esteem in which the departed was held. Burial was in Riverview cemetery, Oxford.
Lillian Edith Menck was born October 12, 1873, in the town of Guilford, where she resided until the time of her death. On June 27, 1895, she was united in marriage to C. Herman Goodwin, who preceded her in death on November 12, 1936. To this union were born three sons, Ward, Charlie, and Richard, who survive, also two granddaughters, Helen and Karen; and a cousin, Mrs. Orrie Cloughen, of Gilbertsville.
Mrs. Goodwin was a devoted, loving mother and a kind neighbor whose presence will be sadly missed by those who knew and loved her. She was interested in all community affairs, taking special pride in all the organizations in which her sons took and active part. Her home was always open to meetings and to friends who needed help or consolation. Mrs. Goodwin was a kind, loyal and Christian woman who did much to make the world a better place in which to live, cherished will be her memory.
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