Douglas Goodall

Douglas W. Goodall, 61, Dunmore, died Thursday at home.

Born June 21, 1951, in Scranton, son of the late Irvine and Hilda Thompson Goodall, he was a graduate of Scranton Central High School. He was a Navy veteran, serving from 1970 to 1976, and received the Combat Action Ribbon, the Vietnam Service Medal and the Vietnam Campaign Medal. Before retirement, he was employed as a machinist at Tobyhanna Army Depot.

An avid bowler, he was involved with the Green Ridge Bowling League for many years and was a member of American Legion Post 908 of Scranton.

Surviving are three sisters, Roberta Goodall, Scranton; Nancy Gavern, Scranton; and Elizabeth "Betsy" Lavelle and husband, William, Throop; two brothers, Irving Goodall, Warrensburg, Mo.; and Gary Goodall and wife, Ann, Old Forge; several nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be conducted at a time to be announced. Memorial contributions may be made to the of Greater Pennsylvania, 3544 N. Progress Ave., Harrisburg, PA 17110. For online condolences, go to www.duffyandsnow

Published in Scranton Times on Feb. 10, 2013