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Rosemarie A. Goodwin

May 7, 1925 ~ March 18, 2022 (age 96)

Obituary

Rosemarie A. Goodwin age 96, of Neenah, passed away on Friday, March 18, 2022. Rosemarie was born on May 7, 1925 in Neenah daughter of the late Henry and Beatrice (Berendsen) Pluger. She graduated from Neenah High School in 1943 and then worked for the Lakeview Mill for a short time before she married Eugene Koehn in 1947. She was married to Eugene until he passed away in 1965. In 1970 she married John Goodwin. Rosemarie was a longtime member of St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church, a lifetime member of the Disabled American Veteran Auxiliary where she served as Chaplain for many years, and she was also a lifetime member of the Gold Star Wives of America.

She is survived by her children: Beverly Nespodzany, Virginia Mc Neil and Richard Koehn; grandchildren: Robert and Tony Ellenbecker, David and Sam Nespodzany, Shirley Taylor and Mark Koehn. She is also survived by numerous great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews and two great-great-grandchildren.

In addition to her first husband Eugene, Rosemarie was preceded in death by her second husband John Goodwin in 1986, her siblings Josephine King, Jerome Pluger and Alice Arendt and also by her daughter Ruby (Jerome) Ellenbecker and two sons-in-law, David Nespodzany and William Mc Neil and a grandson William Ellenbecker.

The Funeral Mass will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, March 25, 2022 at ST. MARGARET MARY CATHOLIC CHURCH, 620 Division St., Neenah with the Very Reverend Dennis Bergsbaken officiating. Visitation will be at the church from 9:30 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. at which time there will be a D.A.V. Auxiliary Service held prior to the Mass. Interment will be in St. Margaret Cemetery. A memorial is being established. For online condolences, please visit: www.kesslerfh.com.

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Services

Visitation
Friday
March 25, 2022

9:30 AM to 10:45 AM
St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church
620 Division Street
Neenah, WI 54956

Funeral Mass
Friday
March 25, 2022

11:00 AM
St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church
620 Division Street
Neenah, WI 54956

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