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La Grande, Union County, Oregon
Funeral to be Tomorrow At 2
Funeral services for Charles D. Goodnough, who passed away at noon yesterday at his home at 801 B avenue are to be held tomorrow afternoon at 2 o’clock at the Snodgrass and Zimmerman mortuary.
The services in the chapel will be conducted by the B. P. O. Elks lodge and the services in the Masonic cemetery will be conducted by the Knights of Pythias. He will be laid to rest in the family plot. The Rev. M. G. Tennyson, rector of St. Peter’s Episcopal church will officiate.
Mr. Goodnough was born in Calais, Vermont on Aug. 28 1855, and crossed the plains to Oregon in 1877, spending the last 53 years of his life here. He was 73 years, 11 months and 4 days of age at the time of his unexpected death.
He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Mary Goodnough, five children: Mrs. James Y. Walnum, Mrs. C. C. Bull, Mrs. Cassie F. Baker, Raymond Goodnough and Ronald Goodnough, all of La Grande, and six grandchildren.
Pallbearers for the funeral services follow: L. H. Bramwell, DeLile Green and H. E. Coolidge of the Elks Lodge, and C. K. McCormick, Dr. H. W. Riley and C. M. Humphreys of the K. of P. Lodge. Members of both lodges are to meet at their respective halls at 1:30 PM to attend the funeral.
Honorary pallbearers follow: Col. F. S. Ivanhoe, A. J. Martin, Judge U. G. Couch, Judge J. W. Knowles, Jim Garity, Julius Roesch, J. H. Peare, Chet Bidwell, William Miller and Dr. G. L. Biggers.
La Grande Evening Observer, Friday, 2 August 1929, Page 1.
Contributed by: Robert Bull