Nancy L. Goodson(1936 - 2013)

Nancy L. Goodson

Nancy L. Goodson (nee Collier), 77, passed away October 16, 2013.

Nancy was born in Akron, Ohio on April 4, 1936 to John and Catherine Collier. She was the eldest of five children living in the Akron area most of her life. She attended Copley High School graduating in 1954 and later attending Hammel Business College graduating with a two year degree. She was married 57 years to Denny Goodson and together they raised four children and countless animals.

She loved flower gardening, arts and crafts and was skilled in taking something old and adding new life to it. She was a natural caretaker and truly enjoyed taking care of her family, friends and any stray animal that would stop by her doorstep. She had a keen eye for business and always found new projects including Denny's Driving Range and a gift shop that she owned with her daughter.

She enjoyed being with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was an avid sports fan attending her grandchildren's many activities. She was their biggest fan.

She was preceded in death by her parents and brother, Neil. Nancy is survived by her husband, Denny; daughters, Victoria (Patrick) Lucas, Susan (Edward) Blackmon, Patty Goodson; son, John (Tina) Goodson; 12 grandchildren, two great-grandchildren; brothers, John (Jean) Collier, Dennis Collier; sister, Sandra (Bill) Farr; and best friend, Tina Maroon.

Friends may call at Bacher Funeral Home, 3250 Greenwich Road, Norton, on Saturday, October 19, 2013 from 1 to 4 p.m., with celebration of life service beginning at 4 p.m. Funeral home map, directions and the Goodson Family condolence book are available at www.bacherfuneralhome.com in memory of Nancy. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the and the in memory of Nancy L. Goodson.

(Bacher, 330-825-3633)


Funeral Home

Bacher Funeral Home
3250 Greenwich Road Norton, OH 44203
(330) 825-3633

Published in Akron Beacon Journal on Oct. 18, 2013