Alden E. Good

Alden E. "Pete" Good

87, Sheridan, IN, died January 17, 2012. He was born September 23, 1924 to Dallas and Gertie (Walker) Good, both deceased.

He retired from the Sheridan Post Office, where he served as Postmaster and had been a mail carrier for over 30 years. Mr. Good was a WWII veteran of the U.S. Army, where he was honored to serve as one of General Omar Bradley's personal bodyguards. He was a member of First United Methodist Church of Sheridan, American Legion Post 67 of Sheridan. He also served many years as a volunteer for the Sheridan Fire Department. He was a 1942 graduate of Sheridan High School.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that contributions be made to the Memorial Fund of First United Methodist Church, Sheridan, Indiana or the / in care of Sheridan High School, Attention: Sharon Brimberry, 24185 No, Hinesley Road, Sheridan, Indiana, 46069.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, January 21, 2012 in First United Methodist Church, Sheridan, IN. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, January 20, 2012 in Kercheval Funeral Home , Sheridan, IN. Interment will be in Crown View Cemetery, Sheridan, IN.

He was preceded in death by parents; wife, Nora Gean Keith and his "best friend," Buddy the dog.

Survivors include sons, George E. Good (wife, Cathy) of Sheridan, Aaron E. Good of Scottsdale, AZ; grandchildren, Kellie Good, Kimberlee Homsy (Joe), Adam Good, all of Indianapolis; great-grandchildren, Damon Winston, II, Ayana Homsy.

Funeral Home

Kercheval Funeral Home - Sheridan
State Road 47  Sheridan, IN 46069
(317) 758-4406

Published in the The Indianapolis Star on Jan. 20, 2012