Bert Sidney Goodale

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Bert Sidney Goodale

  • Birth 3 Aug 1899 Fertile, Polk County, Minnesota, USA
  • Death 9 Sep 1986 Sherburne County, Minnesota, USA
  • Burial Clear Lake, Sherburne County, Minnesota, USA
  • Memorial ID 58100527

Bert Sidney Goodale is the third of nine children born to Sidney Marcus Goodale (1869 IL -1946 MN) and Mary Johanna Wilhelmina Witty (1869 MN -1966 MN). He married Virginia Mae Craighead (1913 MN -1982 MN) on 6 May 1931 in Polk county, MN. To this union were born 9 children.


Bert Goodale

Farm worker

Clear Lake - Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. Marcus Catholic Church for Bert Goodale, 87, Route 3, who died Tuseday at St Benedict's Center, St. Cloud.

The Rev. Ralph Zimmerman will officiate. Burial will be in the parish cemetery.

Friends may call from 4 to 9 p.m. today at Peterson-Grimsmo Funeral Chapel, Monticello, and one hour before services at the church in Clear Lake. There will be a prayer service at 7:30 tonight at the funeral home.

Bert Goodale was born Aug. 3, 1899, in Fertile to Sidney and Mary (Witty) Goodale. He married Virginia Craighead May 6, 1931, and worked on farms in the Foley, Delano, Clear Lake and Santiago areas.

Survivors include sons and daughters, Kenneth, Richard and Mrs. George (Phyllis) Krause, Delano; Wallace, Ulysses, Texas; Dennis, Garner, Iowa; Mrs. Keith (Janice) Apitz, Lino Lakes; Mrs. Calvin (Joan) Ladd, Minnetonka; Mrs. Harold (Sandra) Cox Jr., Clear Lake; 29 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; brothers and sister. Sidney, St Paul; Ray, Cincinnati, Ohio; and Lillian Dahl, Sauk Rapids.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife in 1982; one daughter, and one grandson.

Pallbearers will be Douglas, Micky and Brian Goodale, Keith Babatz, Robby Cox and Sean Ladd.

St. Cloud Daily Times, page 8b; date: 10 Sep 1986;


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  • Created by: Al Hibbard
  • Added: 2 Sep 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 58100527
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Bert Sidney Goodale (3 Aug 1899–9 Sep 1986), Find A Grave Memorial no. 58100527, citing Saint Marcus Cemetery, Clear Lake, Sherburne County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by Al Hibbard (contributor 47156164) .