The Life of Thomas Goodson
Thomas Goodson, 87, of Branford, passed away Friday June 27, 2008. Mr. Goodson was born January 24, 1921 to the late Norman and Calperta Lewis Goodson. He was married to Charlotte Craig Goodson and predeceased by Anna Mae Goodson. He retired from Griffin Hospital, Derby in 1985 as Head of the Housekeeping Dept. Besides his wife, he is survived by brother Roger Goodson and his wife Creala of Hamden; four daughters, Shirley Miller and her husband William of Ansonia, Elaine Aardewerk and her husband Marcel of North Branford, Laverne Stonick and her husband Edward of Branford, Alicia Russel of Spartanburg, S.C. and a step-daughter Sharon McCray and her husband Lee of Hamden; 10 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; eight great-great-grandchildren and ost of relatives and friends. A celebration of his life will be held Thursday at the Williams Memorial COGIC, Ansonia. Interment will be in Pine Grove Cemetery, Ansonia. The Howard K. Hill Funeral Services New Haven is entrusted with the arrangements.