Goldie Workman

Goldie Pearl Workman

MANSFIELD: Goldie Pearl Workman, 85, of Mansfield, passed away Saturday, January 26, 2013. Born March 1, 1927 in Sophia, KY, she was the daughter of Elihue and Ada Mae (Walker) Fields. Goldie worked at Mansfield Plating prior to working at Therm-O-Disc. She enjoyed cooking, gardening, and going to garage sales.

She is survived by her sons, Leslie T. Workman, Jr. and Lewis (Mary) Workman, both of Mansfield; daughter, Drema Aukerman of Mansfield; grandchildren, Leslie (Sherrie) Workman III, Leslyn (Shawn) Perram, James (Tonya) Workman, Cassie (Mike) Taylor, Shannon (Darrin) Shope, Jon-Paul (Tia) Workman, Felicia Beal, Jesse (Cristy) Stimens, Charles Workman, Jr., and Alicia (Justin) Blake; 19 great grandchildren; 16 great great grandchildren; sisters, Linda Mobley of Mansfield and Elizabeth Carroll of Olive Hill, KY; brother, Estill "Bud" Fields of Manchester; and numerous nieces, nephews, and very dear relatives. Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Leslie T. Workman, Sr.; son, Charles Workman, Sr.; daughter-in-law, Dian Workman; and nine brothers and sisters.

There will be no calling hours or services held but the family will be hosting a celebration for Goldie and those family members who have passed before her for family and friends on Saturday, February 9, 2013 from 1:00-3:00 p.m. at the Caesarea Baptist Church at 827 Taylor Road, Mansfield Ohio. Please bring pictures and memories to share. Wappner Funeral Directors is privileged to serve the family of Goldie Pearl Workman.

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Published in the News Journal from Feb. 1 to Feb. 3, 2013