Jeanne E. (Whitney) Goodwin

  • Born: September 3, 1945
  • Died: March 18, 2018
  • Location: Framingham, Massachusetts

Fowler-Kennedy Funeral Home

42 Concord Street
Maynard, MA 01754

Tel. (978) 897-7343

Tribute & Message From The Family


Loving Sister and Aunt

Jeanne (Whitney) Goodwin, age 72, of Framingham, MA passed away suddenly on Sunday, March 18, 2018 at her home. She was the loving wife of the late John Goodwin Jr.

Born on September 3, 1945 in Waltham, she was the daughter of Robert Whitney and Germaine (Chiasson). Raised and educated in Waltham, Jeanne graduated from Waltham High School with the class of 1963. John and Jeanne married on April 6, 1991. Jeanne worked as a bookkeeper for Franchi Construction Company for over 30 years, retiring in 2006.

Jeanne was a member of Framingham Women's Club for several years, serving as secretary for three. Family was most important to Jeanne. She never met a stranger she didn't like. She enjoyed knitting gifts and giving them to friends, family and charities. She also loved cooking. Her family loved her homemade spaghetti sauce.

Jeanne is survived by her sister June Scafidi, her beloved nieces and nephews Mark Whitney, Brian Whitney, Jennifer Rainsford, Brenda Scafidi and Nicholas Scafidi and several great nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her brother Bruce Whitney.

Services are private.

Gifts in Jeanne's name may be made to the charity of your choice.