JOSEPHINE GOODMAN
GOODMAN--Josephine (Josy Fox), long-time resident of New York City, died unexpectedly on February 20th in her home in San Rafael, California. She was 81. She leaves behind her husband, Jacob (Eli); her daughters, Rachel and Naomi; her son-in-law, Michael; her grandchildren, Daniel and Abigail; and her sisters, Beattie and Jean. Born in Royal Oak, Michigan, Josy moved to New York to pursue a career in acting and dance. She also became a fiction and non-fiction writer, and for a short period had her own children's clothing design label. In 1973 she married Eli Goodman, and together they raised a family. Josy will be remembered for her warmth, passion, persistence, and dedication, and for her whimsical nature. A memorial service for friends and family will be held in San Rafael at a date to be announced; a second such service in New York is contemplated as well. (In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Child USA: ChildUSA.org.)

Published by New York Times on Mar. 3, 2019.
To plant trees in memory, please visit the Sympathy Store.
MEMORIAL EVENTS
To offer your sympathy during this difficult time, you can now have memorial trees planted in a National Forest in memory of your loved one.
MAKE A DONATION
MEMORIES & CONDOLENCES
Add a Message


Not sure what to say?



1 Entry
Naomi, Michael, and the rest of the family, I am so sorry to hear about this sad and sudden news. John and I send our deepest condolences ro you all.
Enid
March 4, 2019
Showing 1 - 1 of 1 results