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