Gerald J. Good, 84, of Hobbie passed away on Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, where he was a patient for the past 2 weeks.
Born in Hobbie on July 18, 1932, he was a son of the late Foster F. and Pearl (Travelpiece) Good. He graduated from Nescopeck High School and worked at Wise Foods, Berwick for 38 years. Gerald was also a farmer all his life.
He was an active member of St. Peters United Church of Christ, Hobbie, where he was a past council and consistory member. He enjoyed baseball and was a great player in high school and coached little league. He loved hunting, with a passion he has passed on to future generations.
Gerald will be greatly missed by his wife of 58 years, Naomi (Berlin) Good; children: Sandra Smith, Hobbie; Paul Good and wife Arlene, Hobbie; Daniel Good, Hobbie; 4 grandchildren: Eugene Good and wife Kristie; Amanda Good; Jessica Yoder and husband Martin; Shawn Good; 2 great grandchildren, Alisyn Good and Levi Yoder. He is also survived by his sisters-in-law, Betty Good and Mary Good; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his son-in-law, Ira Smith III; brothers: Otto; Merle; Lester; Carlos; Willis; and Charles; and sisters: Lenna Good; Ethel Scott; Erva Deisenroth; and Audrey Rohrbaugh.
A funeral service will be held at Noon on Saturday, June 24, 2017 at St. Peters UCC, Hobbie with Pastor James Stanley officiating. Interment will follow in Silver Maple Cemetery. A viewing will be held at the church from 11:00 AM until the time of service.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St Peters UCC, 613 West County Road, Wapwallopen, PA 18660.
Online messages of comfort may be sent to email@example.com.