- Local Guide
Robert E. Goodwin, 91, 6141 County Road 33A, St.Marys, died Monday, August 8, 2011, at his residence.
He was born July 31, 1911, the son of Zelia (Dixon) and William Goodwin.
On May 23, 1940, he married Grace W. Sollman at the United Church of Christ in New Bremen, and she died in February 1987.
Surviving is a son, Gary (Bonnie) Goodwin, of Wapakoneta; seven grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; four sisters, Bessie Cramer, Mary Stoker, Georgiana Carey, Maxine Laffin; two brothers, Frank Goodwin; and William (Bud) Goodwin; and one son, Robert E. Goodwin.
He retired from the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company, and had been employed by the Superior Tube Company of Wapakoneta.
He loved to travel. He was a member of St.Paulâ€™s United Church of Christ in New Bremen.
Services are at noon Saturday at Miller-Long and Folk Funeral Home in St. Marys, with the Rev. Bill Drummond officiating. Burial will follow at Resthaven Memory Gardens in Moulton.
Friends may call from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the funeral home.
Condolences may be sent to millerfuneralhomes.net.