Wesley L Goodman, Jr, 90, of Torrington, CT, passed away Thursday, August 29th, at home. He was the husband of Eleanor (Chapman) Brunelle Goodman.
Wesley was born in Litchfield, CT on June 17, 1929, a son of the late Olive (Soper) and Wesley Goodman. He served in the U.S. Army First Infantry as a Corporal during the Korean War.
He was employed as a Electrician at Northeast Utilities and after retirement, he worked as a flagger on job sites for SNET.
He was an avid Red Sox fan and enjoyed hunting and fishing.
In addition to his wife, he leaves daughters Susan Hill and husband David of Litchfield and their children Devin and Kaitlin; Arlene Morin and husband Brian of Harwinton; and Laura Zeffiro and husband Frank of Winchester and extended family Gerard Brunelle, Richard and Kathy Brunelle, and Vicky Brunelle.
He was predeceased by his first wife Mary Lukacovic Goodman and sisters Ruth Rubino
and Vera Goodman.
A Funeral Service will be held at Noon on Thursday, September 5th at Phalen Funeral Home in Torrington, Burial will follow at New Saint Francis Cemetery. Friends may call prior to the service from 10:00 AM until Noon.
The family wishes to thank Hartford Healthcare Hospice and UCONN Oncology for their care. Memorial Contributions can be made to Hartford Healthcare Hospice 1290 Sials Deane Hwy Wethersfield CT 06109. www.phalenfuneral.com