Obituary for June Goodwin (Richardson)
June R. Goodwin, 89, of Salem, went home on Tuesday, November 29, 2016.
She was born in Wytheville, a daughter of the late John and Ida Smith Richardson and had been a Salem area resident since 1958. June was a member of the First United Church of Salem, was an excellent homemaker, enjoyed cooking for her family, and love doing crossword puzzles. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death four brothers and three sisters.
She is survived by her loving husband of 63 years, Lawrence Goodwin; her daughter, Teresa Bland and husband Palmer; a son, Steve Goodwin and wife, Paula; five grandchildren, Ashley Bland, Tara Jones and husband Darrell, Tim Bland, Kyle Goodwin and Emily Goodwin. June is also survived by a sister-in-law, Doris Richardson and many extended family members.
The family would like to express their sincere thanks to Visiting Angels, especially June’s special angels, Mary, Loretta, Sandra, Elsa and Janice, and also to the staff of Good Samaratin Hospice.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, December 3, 2016 at the Chapel of John M. Oakey & Son, Salem. The Rev. David Rorer will officiate. Burial will follow at Sherwood Memorial Park. The family will receive friends for one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the First United Methodist Church 125 W. Main St. Salem, VA 24153. An online guest book is available for family and friends by visiting www.johnmoakey.com.