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Elizabeth "Betsy" Goodman

October 16, 2021


Elizabeth Page Goodman (Betsy) passed away peacefully on October 16, 2021. Born in Pueblo, CO, she graduated from Centennial High School and then attended Brenau College in Gainesville, GA. Following college, she became a stewardess at Branniff Airlines. While attending a wedding she met the love of her life, Phillip E. Goodman. They married in 1951 and were happily together for 62 years. Prior to moving to Ponte Vedra Beach, they lived in Ridgewood, NJ. Phil pre-deceased her in 2013.

Betsy actively played golf at Arcola Country Club in Paramus, NJ as well as at Ponte Vedra Inn and Club and Ladies Golf at Sawgrass Country Club in Ponte Vedra Beach. She was active in the Ponte Vedra Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution, and the Delta Delta Delta Alumni Chapter in Ponte Vedra. She was an active member at Christ Church in Ponte Vedra Beach. She was active in the Republican Party her entire life.

Betsy’s family brought her much joy, where she was a stay home wife and mother. She is survived by her three children, Peter E. Goodman (Ellen) of Ridgewood, NJ, Stephen P. Goodman of Johnson City, TN and Nancy E. Thomas (John) of Auburn, AL, as well as by five grandchildren, James Wiley (Sarah), Elizabeth Wiley, Caitlin Goodman, Catherine Wiley and Peter C. Goodman.

Private services will be held with the family attending at Christ Church. In lieu of flowers donations to the Vicars Landing Scholarship Fund,1000 Vicars Landing Way, Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082 and the Christ Episcopal Church, 400 San Juan Drive, Ponte Vedra, FL 32082.

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Vicar’s Landing Members Trust Scholarship Fund
1000 Vicar’s Landing Way, Ponte Vedra Beach FL 32082

Christ Episcopal Church
400 San Juan Dr., Ponte Vedra Beach FL 32082

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