Ronald W. Goodman, "Goody", age 69 of Somers Point, passed away peacefully at home on November 15, 2017 after a brief illness. Born February 16, 1948 in Philadelphia, he was raised in Ocean City graduating from OCHS Class of 1966. Proud Veteran of the US Navy during the Vietnam War. After retiring from a 30 year career with NJB/Verizon, Ron enjoyed the past 15 years working at the Twist Dune Golf Course. He loved and enjoyed spending time with his family and friends, especially his grandchildren. Ron was a member of Grace Lutheran Church and the Mays Landing Amateur Golf Association, where he served as treasurer. He is survived by his loving wife of 29 years, Mary, sons T. Joseph, Jeffery (Kristen), Nicholas (Cassandra), step-daughter Katherine Sheridan, step-son Vincent Sanborn, 7 grandchildren, brother Peter (Mary) step-mother Peggy Goodman, step-sister Mary Catherine (Wes) Gentilini; as well as many loving nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. He is predeceased by his mother Erna and father William R. Goodman.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend his memorial and committal service at Grace Lutheran Church, 11 E. Dawes Ave. Somers Point, NJ on Friday, December 1st at 11am. Family will receive guests in the Church Hall after services. Funeral arrangements entrusted to MIDDLETON-STROBLE & ZALE FUNERAL HOME, Somers Point (609) 927-3844. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Grace Lutheran Church at the address above.