WORCESTER, Mass. - Ronald P. Goddard, 60, of Worcester, died peacefully Wednesday July 11, 2012, in the Spring Valley Care Center surrounded by his loved ones.
Ronald is survived by his mother Ann (Velleco) Goddard of Worcester, a sister June Grammatic of Auburn, a brother David Mattson and his wife Gail of Holden, and several nephew, nieces, and cousins.
Ronald was born in Worcester. His father was the late Ronald A. Goddard. He was a graduate of Burncoat High School, and worked as a maintenance supervisor at the North High Gardens for many years before he retired due to illness. He was a member of St Joan of Arc Church. Ronnie loved playing all kinds of sports and loved to go to Red Sox games and watch them on TV. He will be missed by his family and friends.
Ronald’s funeral will be held Saturday from the Mercadante Funeral Home & Chapel, 370 Plantation St. with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in the Church of St. Joan of Arc 570 Lincoln St. Calling hours in the funeral home will be from 4 to 7 p.m. on Friday. (tonight). Interment will be in St. John’s Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the Epilepsy Foundation 540 Gallivan Boulevard Boston MA.02124.