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Ann E. (Friend) Goodrich

Mt. Dora, FL - Ann E. (Friend) Goodrich of Mt. Dora, FL passed away quietly on June 30, 2018 at Lake Eustis Health & Rehabilitation Center in Ft. Eustis; Fl. Ann was born March 9th 1929 in Worcester, MA to William F. Friend and Anna (Butler) Friend and lived most of her life in Worcester.

Ann graduated from Sacred Heart Academy in Worcester and went on to graduate from the St. Vincent Hospital School of Nursing in Worcester. Ann worked for a great many years in the Saint Vincent Hospital Surgical Wing. She loved working in Nursing and was highly respected by her coworkers.

On November 28, 1957 Ann married Walter W. Goodrich in a civil ceremony in Worcester. Ann and Walter enjoyed traveling during their 60 years together. Ann also enjoyed celebrating Saint Patrick's Day and her Irish heritage. She especially enjoyed spending time with her sisters at Hampton Beach in New Hampshire.

Ann is Survived by her sister Kathleen T. Friend of Mt. Dora and her brother Paul R. Friend and his wife Eleanor of Oxford, MA, a stepson Walter Goodrich Jr. of N.C., a stepdaughter Donna Barton in N.C., a great stepson Scott Barton in the Coast Guard and a great Stepdaughter Rachel Barton of TX. Ann also leaves many friends, cousins, nieces and nephews in the Worcester Area.

Ann was predeceased by her parents, her husband Walter, her brother Daniel, Thomas and James and her sisters Margaret Hanson, Patricia O'Connor, and Frances McConnell.

A memorial service will be held at St. John's Catholic Church 40 Temple Street, Worcester on Saturday, August 11, 2018 at 10 a.m.
Published in Worcester Telegram & Gazette from Aug. 3 to Aug. 9, 2018
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