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Michael A. "Mike" Goode

May 26, 1958 ~ December 17, 2018 (age 60)

Michael A. Goode     “beloved husband, father, papa, and son”

SHINGLEHOUSE, Pa.---Michael Allyn “Mike” Goode, 60, of Shinglehouse, passed away after suffering an apparent heart attack on Monday, December 17, 2018.

Born on May 26, 1958 in Buffalo, N.Y., he was a son of Allyn and Shirley A. Smith Goode.  On June 30, 1979 at the First Baptist Church in Shinglehouse, he married Robin J. Appleby, who survives.

Mike moved from Buffalo to Shinglehouse in 1973.  He graduated from Oswayo Valley High School in 1977. 

Mike was employed as Parts Manager for 27 years at Kightlinger Motors in Coudersport.  At the time of his death, he was employed as a corrections officer at the Potter County Jail in Coudersport.

Mike loved hunting and fishing with his son and grandsons and his fishing trips to Black Lake.  He enjoyed helping with the Clay Crashers Trap Team and playing with his four-legged buddies, Zena and Barley.

Surviving in addition to his wife are his mother of Millport; a son, Robby J. Goode of Shinglehouse; two grandsons, Caiden Goode and Isaiah Goode; a sister, Debbie (Bill) Clark of Harrison Valley; two brothers, Bill Goode and Tom Goode, both of Millport; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his father, Mike was predeceased by a sister, Barbara Shelp.

Family and friends may call from 11a.m. to 1p.m. on Saturday, December 22, 2018, at the First Baptist Church, Shinglehouse, where a memorial service will follow at 1p.m. with the Rev. Russell J. Horning, pastor, officiating.  Burial will be in Maple Grove Cemetery, Shinglehouse.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Teacher’s Pet Rescue, 19 Blackberry Lane, Coudersport, PA 16915.

Mike’s family has entrusted his care to Kevin J. Dusenbury, funeral director/owner of the Virgil L. Howard Funeral Home, Shinglehouse.

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