Fred Goodwin passed away on Sunday, July 11, 2021 at the age of 80, in his home in Brentwood, California. His battle with heart disease in recent years showed his courage in facing life’s challenges with a smile. Despite the pain, Fred stayed strong until the end.
Fred met the love of his life, Tina, at a birthday party for his cousin. They dated for two years, and Fred asked for her hand in marriage on Valentine’s Day 1961. They were married May 12, 1962. Together they had five children: Anna, George, Pam, Jennifer, and Teresa.
Fred was a mechanic for 50 years. He had many hobbies, from gold panning, boating, to camping and many more. He was involved in the Coast Guard Auxiliary for 32 years and enjoyed it passionately.
Fred is preceded in death by his daughter, Pam, and his two grandchildren, Joshua and Michael. He is survived by his wife, Tina, of 59 years of marriage, his four children, 14 grandkids and 10 great-grandkids.
A visitation will be held on Tuesday, July, 27, 2021 from 12-4pm will be live streamed for those unable to attend. To access the live stream, click on the link provided below and enter the following PIN:
Graveside service will be held on Wednesday, July 28, 2021 at 11am at Tracy Public Cemetery District, 501 W Schulte Rd, Tracy, CA 95376.
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