JoAnn Goddard

JoAnn Goddard, 74 of Findlay died Tuesday, February 13, 2018 at Blanchard Valley Hospital surrounded by her family. She was born December 4, 1943 in Fostoria, Ohio to Leonard & Carolyn (Corwin) Jackson Sr. She married William “Bill” Goddard May 19, 1972 in Tiffin, Ohio he died December 19, 2017.
JoAnn is survived by her sisters-Betty Lou Jackson (Sue Bright), Bonnie Jean Jackson, Susan Jackson-Hedrick, Many many generations of nieces & nephews.
She is preceded by her parents, husband Bill Goddard the love of her life, siblings Leonard E. “Tim” Jackson, Diana Lynne, Tommy Lee Jackson and her beloved dogs Candy & Sheba.
JoAnn retired after 42 years as a RN. She worked many places in the area and retired from the Independence House, Fostoria. She was a member of The Shores United Methodist Church of St. Augustine. A 1961 Graduate of Fostoria High School, she also graduated from the Maumee Valley school of nursing.
She was a member of the Moose & Sportsmen Club, an avid bowler and was a member of the Women’s Bowling Association. She enjoyed time spent with her “Lunch Bunch” classmates, swimming, and playing games, especially Fascination at Cedar Point. JoAnn was also a breast cancer survivor.
Funeral services will be held Friday, February 16, 2018 at 1:30 p.m. at the Harrold-Floriana Funeral Home, Fostoria, Ohio with Chaplain Tomas Pistora officiating.
Visitation will be held from 11:00 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Burial will take place in Fountain Cemetery, Fostoria, Ohio. Online condolences may be sent to the family at


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