Mariellen Goode, 70, died unexpectedly at 7:43 a.m. April 13, 2017, at Adena Regional Medical Center.
She was born Feb. 12, 1947, in Columbus, to the late Robert and Mabel (Creamer) Dolder.
On Nov. 30, 1968, she married Raymond A. Goode, who preceded her in death on Jan. 3, 2010.
Surviving are her son and daughter-in-law, Paul (Diane) Goode, and daughter, AnnaMarie “Annie” Goode, all of Chillicothe; grandchildren, Kayla (Mark) Howard, Ashley Goode, Micca Goode, Ashley May and Cody (Haylee) Harber; great-grandchildren, Izabella Howard, August Fitch, Takoda Fitch and Conner Harber; sisters, Melody Ward (Larry Cohar) and Barb Werner (Penny Morris); a brother, Rob (Diane) Dolder; her best friend and Annie’s “second mother,” Marcia Bonds; sister-in-law, Ruth Seimer; brothers-in-law, Jerry, Jack (Judy), David (Pauline) and Paul (Trisha) Goode; and several nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her husband; father and mother; and step-father, Lester Ward.
Mariellen was a RN, BSN, and earned her Master’s degree in Nursing from Ohio University. Her nursing career took her Adena Health System, Berger Hospital and the Orient Correctional Facility.
She was member of St. Mary Catholic Church and the Rolling Hills Garden Club. She served on several boards including First Capital Enterprises, the Ohio Board of MRDD and Frontier Community Services.
Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at 1 p.m. Thursday, April 20, 2017, at St. Mary Catholic Church, Rev. Lawrence Hummer, Celebrant. Burial followed at 2:30 p.m. at St. Joseph Cemetery, Circleville. Friends called from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Haller Funeral Home & Crematory, Chillicothe, where a wake service was held at 8 p.m.
This article originally appeared on The Pickaway News Journal