BERLIN — Edwin Barringer Goodridge, age 92, died Tuesday, April 3, at the Berlin Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Born in Batavia, N.Y., he was the son of the late Albert Monroe Goodridge and Leona V. Breese Goodridge.
He was preceded in death by his wife Helen Aberle Goodridge. He is survived by his daughters; Janet T. Owens and her husband Bill of Berlin, Cynthia J. Gulledge and her husband Ron of Rockingham, NC, Katherine “Kitty” E. Roma of Mendham, N.J., and sons; Edwin “Barry” Barringer Goodridge and his wife Nanette of Los Angeles, Calif. and Jeffery A. Goodridge of Ashville, N.C. There are 14 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, and 4 nieces.
Goodridge was a WWII Army Veteran. He had worked for Prudential Mortgage and Loan Company for 40 years, retiring as Regional Vice President of Real Estate Operations in Washington, DC in 1979. He was a member of; Whatcoat United Methodist Church in Snow Hill, American Legion Post #67 in Snow Hill, VFW Post #15021, Snow Hill Lions Club where he had served as Secretary, and the Ocean City Coast Guard Auxiliary.
Cremation followed his death. Inurnment will be at Arlington National Cemetery.
A celebration of his life will be announced at a future date. A donation in his memory may be made to: Coastal Hospice, P.O. Box 1733, Salisbury, MD 21802. Arrangements are in the care of the Burbage Funeral Home in Berlin.