Daniel ‘Buzz’ J. Goodman
GLADSTONE, MI – Daniel “Buzz” J. Goodman, age 71, of Escanaba passed away on Tuesday, August 4, 2020, at the Christian Park Health Care Center in Escanaba.
Daniel was born June 12, 1949, in Escanaba, the son of Joseph and Nona (Downey) Goodman. He graduated from the Gladstone High School in 1968. He was proud of being from Kipling and was a member of All Saints Catholic Church. He enjoyed spending time with family and friends, especially at “Camp” with his brother Tom and his wife, Jan. He was an avid Detroit Lion fan and also enjoyed fishing, woodworking, making crafts and gifts for Christmas and loved his coffee.
Daniel is survived by his siblings, Gary (Linda) Goodman of Marquette, Tom (Jan) Goodman of Rapid River and Louise (Jay) Thomas of Wallace, nieces and nephews, Greg (Kelly) Goodman, Christa (Ryan) Hubbard, Casey (Rachel) Goodman, Chad (Heidi) Goodman, Sara Goodman (BJ Lauscher), Ryan Thomas and Erik (Lexie) Thomas, 11 great-nieces and nephews and a special friend, Marlene Kyllonen.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Due to Covid-19, private graveside services will be held at the Fernwood Cemetery in Gladstone.
The Goodman family is being assisted by the Skradski Funeral Home in Gladstone.
For additional information or to leave the family a message of condolence, go to www.skradskifuneral homes.com.