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Violet Goodmuth

July 9, 1933 ~ November 18, 2018 (age 85)
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Violet V. “Jean” Goodmuth, a resident of Ellicott City, passed away on Sunday, November 18, 2018 surrounded by her family.  She was 85.

She is survived by her beloved husband of 64 years, Louis W. Goodmuth, Jr.; loving children Louis W. Goodmuth, III of Ellicott City, Denise A. Waszak (Mike) of Navasota, TX, and Diane E. Worley (Bob) of Woodstock, MD; caring sister-in-law of Jim McDermott (Joy) of Lansdown, MD and sister of Pat Gosselin (Paul) of Chesterfield, VA.   She is also survived by her cherished grandchildren Chris Waszak (Shannon) of Hedgesville, WVA and Brandon Waszak (Kathryn) of Navasota, TX.

Jean was a school bus driver, secretary at NSA and the Department of Agriculture, and volunteered at St. Benedict Church; and above all else she was a loving mother and wife who always put family first.

The family would like to thank the staff at Copper Ridge for the wonderful care of Jean.

In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully suggests memorial contributions to Copper Ridge, 710 Obrecht Road, Sykesville, MD 21784.  Please state memorial donation “In Memory of Violet “Jean” Goodmuth-Baltimore House 

Carroll Hospice, 292 Stoner Avenue, Westminster, MD 21157.  Please state “In Memory of Violet “Jean” Goodmuth or online at

 Alzheimer’s Foundation of America, 322 Eighth Avenue, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10001. 

Donations may be made to:

Copper Ridge Nursing Facility
710 Obrecht Road, Sykesville MD 21157

Please state In Loving Memory of Violet "Jean" Goodmuth

Carroll Hospice C/O Dove House
292 Stoner Avenue, Westminister MD 21157

Alzheimer's Foundation of America
322 Eighth Avenue, 7th floor, New York NY 10001
Tel: 1-866-232-8484

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