FREDERICK M. GOODSON

A memorial service will be held at a future date for Frederick M. Goodson 84. He passed away March 10 at Overlook Hospital, Summit. He was born in Jersey City to the late Douglas Goodson Sr. and Helene Goodson. He entered the U.S. Army in December 1954, receiving a Good Conduct Award prior to being honorably discharged December 1956. Frederick (aka Freddy/Goodie) retired from the US Postal Service in 1996 after 41 years of service. Freddy enjoyed shooting pool at the local Senior Center. In his earlier days he loved taking his children, nieces, nephews and their friends camping, fishing and teaching them how to shoot. He was preceded by his parents Douglas Goodson Sr. and Helene Goodson (nee: Johnston) and siblings Robert Cherry, Douglas Goodson Jr., Marlene Lee, Elaine, Ronald and Donald Goodson. He leaves to cherish his memory his sons Donald (Kim) and Clark, grandchildren, Paris, Tyler, Brooke and Jordan, and great great grandchildren. He is also survived by his siblings Helene Slack, Delores P. Goodson, William J. Goodson (Rev. Dr. Jeanette), Dennis N. Goodson, Tony A. Goodson and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.