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Stanley B. Goode

Published: Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014 1:15 a.m. CST
Stanley B. Goode

DIXON – Stanley B. Goode, 98, of Dixon, died Monday, Jan. 13, 2014, at Heritage Square Health Center in Dixon.

He was born June 1, 1915, in Amboy, the son of Samuel and Edna (Bates) Goode. He had been employed as a draftsman by General Electric before retiring.

He was a veteran of the Army during World War II, and was a recipient of the Purple Heart Medal. He was a member of First United Methodist Church and the American Legion.

He married Helen A. McCrystal Wells on Aug. 4, 1951, in Dixon. She preceded him in death on Feb. 10, 2013.  

He is survived by a stepdaughter, Judith Wells of Amboy; a sister, Natalin Keho of Rockford; and several nieces and nephews.

He also was preceded in death by his parents; and a brother, Jordan Good.

A private family memorial service will be Jan. 23, with the Rev. Mike Jones, pastor of First United Methodist Church in Dixon, officiating. Burial of cremains, with military honors accorded by the combined veterans group, will be at Oakwood Cemetery in Dixon. Jones Funeral Home in Dixon is handling arrangements.

A memorial has been established to Kreider Services in Dixon.

Visiti www.thejonesfh.com to send condolences.

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