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Mernlyn J.

Mernlyn J. Goodrich of Greendale, WI passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday June 6, 2018 at the age of 85. She was born in West Allis, WI on May 18, 1933 to Herman and Edna Schwartz. She was an accomplished Librarian in Cleveland, OH. She moved back to Milwaukee and worked for Public Television and the Milwaukee Art Center/Milwaukee Art Museum. She was the dearest mother of Paul (Molly) Goodrich, Grandmother of Nathan (Jennifer) Goodrich, Grandmother of Melissa Goodrich, Great Grandmother of Ethan Goodrich. She was a wonderful Aunt to Jan (Scott) Wolfe, Sandy (Leslie) Krueger, Anthony (Susan) Sablan, Karen Sablan, Carol (Ralph) Rodriguez, and Scott (Jennifer) Sablan. She was preceded in death by her brother, Norman and Violet M. (Schwartz) Sablan.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, June 16th at the Heritage Funeral Home in Greenfield. The viewing will be from 2:30-3:30 and the service will begin at 3:30.

Donations in lieu of flowers can be given to The Nature Conservancy

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Shiela Bumgarner

I’m sadden to hear about Aunt Lyn. She was a lovely woman. I loved to listen to her tell family stories. We also shared the love of cats. I will miss her very much. -Shiela Bumgarner

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