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Dolores Goodrich, 82

May 2, 2011

Dolores Goodrich

Mankato — Dolores Goodrich, age 82, of Mankato, died on Saturday, April 23, 2011, at Immanuel St. Joseph’s Hospital.

Mass of Christian Burial was held April 27, 2011, at SS Peter and Paul Catholic Church. Burial was in Woodland Hills Memorial Park.

Landkamer-Johnson-Boman Funeral Home, in Mankato, was in charge of arrangements.

Dolores was born on July 17, 1928, in Prescott Township to Henry and Mary (Schwarz) Perrizo. She graduated from Delavan High School. On Aug. 12, 1950, Dolores was united in marriage to Dean Goodrich at Mater Dolorosa Catholic Church, in Delavan, and they enjoyed 60 years of marriage. Dolores was a very devoted wife, mother and friend who was an outstanding cook who enjoyed flower and vegetable gardening, traveling, knitting and crocheting. She also loved spending time with her family.

She is survived by her loving husband, Dean, of Mankato; two sons, Craig, of North Mankato, and Steve, of Longmont, Colo.; six daughters, Denise (Steve) Warmka, of Easton, Carol (Bill) Behning, of Edina, Londa Arnfelt, of Owatonna, Jeanine (Dean) Weisbeck, of Medina, Lisa Goodrich, of Minneapolis, and Michelle Goodrich, of Mankato; eight grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; two brothers, Eugene (Audrey) Perrizo, of Kennewick, Wash., and Alan Perrizo, of Delavan; two sisters, Veronica Longworth, of Monroe, Mich., and Phyllis (Harry) Ohanian, of Howell, Mich.; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and siblings, Marvin, Raymond, Celeste, Jerome and Clifford Perrizo.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to the American Cancer Society Hope Lodge, 411 Second St. N.W., Rochester, MN 55901.