The Herald, Sharon, Pa.

October 20, 2013

Lois W. Goodlin

Church of Christ member was Greenville homemaker


- — Lois W. Goodlin of St. Paul’s, West Salem Township, formerly of 4 E. Greenville Drive, Greenville, passed away at 7:35 a.m. Sunday (10-20-13) following an extended illness at St. Paul’s. She was 86.

She was born July 5, 1927, in Greenville to Joseph G. and Mary Grace (McClure) Williamson.

Lois was a 1945 graduate of the former Penn High School and a member of Church of Christ in Shenango.  

She was a homemaker and enjoyed knitting, sewing, and cooking.

Lois is survived by her husband, Alfred B. Goodlin, at home, whom she married Dec. 18, 1946.  

Also surviving are a son, Thomas Goodlin and his wife JoAnn, Jamestown; two daughters, Susan Lynch and her husband Robert, Greenville; and Mary Beth Alexander and her husband James, Fredonia; 10 grandchildren, Larry Goodlin and his wife Lori, Greenville; Thomas Goodlin II and his wife Theresa, Jamestown; Kimberly (Lynch) Weaver and her husband Jon, Greenville; Jeffrey Lynch and his wife Jill, Poland, Ohio; Wendi (Goodlin) Arnold and her husband Tod, Jamestown; Kelly (Lynch) Beh and her husband Jeff, Haverford, Pa.; Julie (Alexander) Springer and her husband Dennis, Fredonia; Kristy (Lynch) Wright and her husband Timothy, Twentynine Palms, Calif.; Andrew Alexander and his wife Jennifer, Sandy Lake; and Jennifer (Alexander) Chalupka and her husband William, Sharpsville; and 28 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Marian Williamson and Helen Reash; and a brother, Dean G. Williamson.

Memorial contributions may be made to St Paul’s Alzheimer’s Unit, 339 East Jamestown Road, Greenville, PA 16125.


Mrs. Alfred B. (Lois W.), 86, West Salem Township, formerly of Greenville.

Calling hours: 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday (10-22-13) and 10 a.m. to time of service Wednesday (10-23-13) in OSBORNE-WILLIAMS FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICES Inc., 73-75 Columbia Ave., Greenville. An online guest book can be signed at www.osborne-williams .com

Service: Funeral services at 11 a.m. Wednesday with Brother Richard Bunner of Cincinnati Church of Christ officiating.

Burial: With committal prayers in Hadley Cemetery.