Marie L. Goodwin of Langhorne died peacefully on Saturday, April 21, 2012 at the age of 93.
Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, she was the beloved wife of 64 years to the late Thomas Goodwin and was the only child of the late Valentine and Lillian Smith Reitz.
Marie was a resident of the Brunswick at Attleboro for past 15 years, having formerly lived in Fairless Hills (Oxford Valley) for more than 50 years. She was a graduate of Simon Gratz High School, class of 1936. In 1997, she retired from The Cricket Box in Newtown, a gift shop that she co-founded. A woman of faith, she attended New Life Christian Church in Newtown.
Marie is survived by her daughters; Lois G Maguire, her husband Bill of Newtown, PA and Lorraine G. Begley of Ocean City, NJ and her five grandchildren Brittany Begley-Dennis (Scott) of Longview, WA, Janelle Begley (fiance John Loughney) of Philadelphia, PA, Lauren Begley of Bellevue, WA, Patrick Begley of Bellevue, WA, and Kevin Maguire of Philadelphia, PA, and two great grandsons, Thomas and Will Dennis and her cousin Elva Meyers of Langhorne, PA.
Marie will be dearly missed by her adoring family and friends, who would like to express their gratitude for the loving care shown to Marie at the Brunswick.
Marie’s family will receive condolence on Tuesday April 24, 2012 from 1:00pm until her Funeral Services 1:30pm at the Joseph A. Fluehr III Funeral Home 800 Newtown-Richboro Rd. (at Holland Rd.) Richboro, with Rev. Dr. Norman Leve officiating. Interment will follow in Newtown Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to New Life Christian Church, 4 Freedom Drive Newtown, PA 18940 or a charity of the donor's choice.
625 East Washington Avenue, Newtown, PA 18940