Melvie Arlene Goodman

Melvie Arlene Goodman (Brammer)

1932 - 2019
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Melvie Arlene Goodman of Rising Sun, MD, passed away on December 6,
2019 after a long battle with Alzheimer’s Disease. She was 87 and the
devoted wife of the late Wayne Clarence Goodman.
Mrs. Goodman was born in Wolftrap, VA to the late Ernest McGuffin
Brammer and Mary Emmaline (Burnette) Brammer. She was the loving
mother of Sharon Barker (Harold) and Russell Wayne Goodman (Susan).
She was the adoring grandmother to Stephanie White, Janelle Walden and
Aubrey Goodman. She was the beloved great-grandmother of Caleb and
Levi White and Liam Goodman. She is survived by her sister Ernestine
Smith of Bear, DE. She was preceded in death by her brother Marvin
Brammer, and six sisters; Ethel Wyatt, Alice Fisher, Nancy Brammer, Edith
Farley, Barbara Vest, and Mildred Felty
Mrs. Goodman had retired from the Maryland State Highway
Administration as a Toll Collector. The Christmas Season was her favorite
and she loved collecting Santas. She enjoyed challenging jigsaw puzzles
and loved reading Horror stories by her favorite authors. She loved the
beach and Garden City Beach, SC was her favorite.
A viewing will be held on Thursday, December 12, 2019 from 12 P.M. to 2
P.M. at the Zellman Funeral Home, P.A., 123 S. Washington Street, Havre
de Grace, MD. Where a funeral service will be held at 2 P.M. Officiating will be Rev. Eric Braswell.
In lieu of flowers, friends and family may make contributions to the
Alzheimer’s Association, 1850 York Road, Suite D, Timonium, MD 21093.
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  • Visitation

    Thursday, December 12th, 2019 | 12:00pm - 2:00pm
    Thursday, December 12th, 2019 12:00pm - 2:00pm
    Zellman Funeral Home, P.A.
    123 South Washington Street
    HAVRE DE GRACE, MD 21078
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Thursday, December 12th, 2019 | 2:00pm
    Thursday, December 12th, 2019 2:00pm
    Zellman Funeral Home, P.A.
    123 South Washington Street
    HAVRE DE GRACE, MD 21078
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Rev. Eric Braswell


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Krmange muhajir

Posted at 12:08pm
Wayne, I am truly sorry to hear of the loss of your mother (Melvie). Please accept our condolences and may our prayer help comfort you. Krmange & Naz
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Russell W. Goodman Posted at 04:12pm

Krmange and Naz, my family and I truly appreciate your thoughts and prayers, and momma would have LOVED the idea of a tree planted in her memory. Thank you both!

Linda Pettitt

Posted at 06:50am
My sincere condolences. Linda Pettitt

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