Obituary - Richard Francis Goodsell

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Richard Francis Goodsell

June 26, 1959 - March 17, 2019
Age: 59
Residence: Protem, MO
Formerly of: Gainesville, MO

Richard Francis Goodsell, age 59, of Protem, Missouri, passed away Sunday, March 17, 2019. He entered this life June 26, 1959, in Gainesville, Missouri, the son of Francis and Faye (Chapman) Goodsell. He was joined in marriage May 26, 1990, to Marsha Lugenbell. Arrangements and cremation are under the direction of Cremations of the Ozarks.

Richard was a great outdoorsman, enjoying fishing, hunting, trapping, and camping. He was also handy at cooking, baking, and crocheting. Richard loved his family and friends. His memory will remain in the minds of many who knew and loved him.

Richard is preceded in death by his parents; sister, Peggy Bishop; brother, John Goodsell; and brother-in-law, Ron Kellett.

He is survived by his wife of 28 years, Marsha Goodsell; son, Dustin (Tabitha) Goodsell of Protem, Missouri; son, David (Leann) Goodsell of Forsyth, Missouri; daughter, Sheila (Jacob) Yonkie of Little Rock, Arkansas; son, Phillip (Tamitha) Goodsell of Grand Junction, Colorado; grandchildren: D.J., Jessica, Ethan, Monty, Michala, Hunter, Trenton, Rylee, Amber Lynn, Angel, Ashley, Sarah, Chance, Anzie, Johnny, Alana, Hayden, Serinity, Joclyn, Silus, Lakota, and Natalie; brother, Don (Betty) Goodsell of Slater, Missouri; sister, Lavon Kellett of Protem, Missouri; many nieces and nephews; and Matthew Chapman, who was like a son.

A memorial service will be held 1:00 pm Thursday, March 21, 2019, at the North Star Country Church in Rueter, Missouri, with Don Yarger and Lynn Jennings officiating and with music by Ron Yarger. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St Jude’s Hospital (www.stjude.org/donate). To leave an online condolence, please visit www.cremationsoftheozarks.com


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Cremations of the Ozarks
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130 Industrial Park, Suite E
Hollister, MO 65672
Phone: (417) 544-0218
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Service Information
Location: North Star Country Church
Date/Time: 1:00 pm March 21, 2019
32862 US Hwy 160
Rueter 65744, MO
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