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Delmar B Goodson
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Birth: Aug. 5, 1907
Bond County
Illinois, USA
Death: Oct. 17, 1994
DuPage County
Illinois, USA

Journal Star (Peoria, IL) - Wednesday October 19 1994
EAST PEORIA IL - Delmar B. Goodson, 87, of 205 Meadows Ave. died at 8:43 a.m. Monday, Oct. 17, 1994, at Central DuPage Hospital in Winfield, IL. Born Aug. 5 1907 in Dudleyville, IL to John C. and Della Mae Swick Goodson, he married Anna Cooper on Jan. 1, 1933, in Salem. She survives. Also surviving are one son, Joe A. of Aurora; one daughter, Mrs. John (Marilyn J.) Kauffman of Carol Stream; four grandchildren; five stepgrandchildren; and seven stepgreat-grandchildren. Two brothers preceded him in death. [Duard and Claude]He worked at Buick Aviation in Melrose Park and in the tool room at Caterpillar Inc. for 25 years. He was a member of Hilton Masonic Lodge 1143, AF&AM; and the Order of Eastern Star Cloverleaf Chapter 1002. He attended First Baptist Church in East Peoria. Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Remmert Funeral Home in East Peoria. The Rev. Dr. Richard Ricks will officiate. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home, with a Masonic service at 8 p.m. Burial will be in Fondulac Cemetery. Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church or the American Cancer Society.

Delmar's mother died Mar 1910 when he was only 3 years old.
He had an older brother Claude 5 years old and a brother Duard who died at birth 1903. Their dad John lived with his mother with his son's until he remarried to Sarah Myrtle Erisman by 1930. Sarah passed on 1940. John died 1955 @ 81yo.

1910 US Fed Census about John C Goodson Age 1910: 35 Est Birth Year: 1875 Birthplace: Ill Relation to Head of House: Head Father's Birth Place: Ill Mother's name: Susan J Goodson Mother's Birth Place: Tenn Home 1910: Mills Bond Ill Marital Status: Widowed Race: White Gender: Male
Household Members: Name Age
John C Goodson 35 [wife Della dec'd 3-1910]
Susan J Goodson 58 TN mother Defrees [husband John dec'd 1908]
Claude C Goodson 5 1905 ILL John son
Delmar Goodson 2 Aug 5 1907 ILL John son

1920 US Fed Census about Delmar B Goodson Home 1920: Buffalo Hart Sangamon Ill Age: 12 Est Birth Year: abt 1908
Birthplace: Ill Relation to Head of House: Son
Father's name: John C Goodson Father's Birth Place: Ill
Mother's Birth Place: Ill Marital Status: Single
Race: White Sex: Male Able to read: Yes Able to Write:Yes
Household Members: Name Age
John C Goodson 45
Claude C Goodson 15
Delmar B Goodson 12
Susan J Goodson 68

1930 US Fed Census about Delmar Goodson Home 1930: Greenville Bond Ill Age: 22 Est Birth Year:abt 1908 Birthplace: Ill Relation to Head of House:nephew Race: W
Household Members: Name Age
H C Hawley 58 Henry Clay
Ollie B Hawley 59 Goodson/sister to Delmar's dad John
Beatrice Hawley 22
Carter G Lee 29
Mary Lee 27
Virginia Lee 10/12
R M Lee 65
Delmar Goodson 22

Delmar and Anna married 1933 and have 2 children
Joe A Goodson of Aurora
Marilyn J Goodson mrd John Kauffman of Carol Stream

Social Security Death Index about Delmar B. Goodson
Name: Delmar B Goodson SSN: 331-01-3943
Last Residence: 60506 Aurora, Kane, Illinois, United States of America Born: 5 Aug 1907 Died: 17 Oct 1994 State (Year) SSN issued: Illinois (Before 1951)
Family links: 
  John C Goodson (1874 - 1955)
  Della Mae Swick Goodson (1882 - 1910)
  Anna B. Cooper Goodson (1905 - 2003)*
  Duard Goodson (1903 - 1903)*
  Claude C Goodson (1904 - 1965)*
  Delmar B Goodson (1907 - 1994)
*Calculated relationship
Fon du Lac Township Cemetery
East Peoria
Tazewell County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Sec. K Lot 188 Grave 1A
Maintained by: Nena Smothers
Originally Created by: Jeanette
Record added: Jul 06, 2010
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Delmar B Goodson
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Delmar B Goodson
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