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Cynthia M. Goodrich, 66

May 13, 2018

Cynthia Goodrich

Blue Earth – Cynthia “Cindy” Marie Goodrich passed away Wednesday, Dec. 13, 2017, surrounded by family at her home after a long battle with pancreatic cancer. Funeral Services will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, May 19, 2018 at the Evangelical Covenant Church, 901 Woodland Ave. Fairmont, with Rev. Dan Wheeler and Rev. Dan Fullerton officiating. An open house starting at 12 p.m. will be at the Goodrich residence, 8944 370th Ave., in Blue Earth.

Cindy was born Aug. 25, 1952, in Fairmont, to Howard C. and Susan Smith. She graduated from Blue Earth High School in 1970.

She married Erv Jansen in 1972. They had two sons together, Lucas in 1978 and Cole in 1980.

She worked for Dr. Jim Ekse in Blue Earth as a registered dental assistant and then spent 27 years with Dr. Jeff Fordice in Fairmont.

She married Marty Goodrich on July 23, 1988.

Her greatest joys were her seven grandkids and one great-grandchild, gardening, dancing, participating in all activities at Fairmont Evangelical Covenant Church and riding motorcycle with her husband.

She is survived by her husband, Marty; sons, Lucas (Candy) Jansen, of Elmore, Cole Jansen, of Elmore and special friend Kelsey Oletzke, of Fairmont; grandchildren, Robbie, Angel, Morgan, Callen, Ayla, Bayleigh, Fynley; parents, Howard and Susan Smith, of Blue Earth, and brothers, Robin (Julie) of Tucson, Arizona, Marty Smith, of Belton, Texas.

Memorials can be made to the Evangelical Covenant Church Building Fund, 901 Woodland Ave. Fairmont, MN 56031.