June 18, 1964 – August 24, 2023
It is with great sadness that the family of the late Guy Goldsworthy announce his passing at the Health Science Centre, St. John’s on Thursday August 24, 2023 at the age of 59 years.
He was predeceased by parents Walter and Myrtle Goldsworthy.
He leaves to mourn his wife Corenna; son Craig; daughter Melissa; son-in-law Coady and his pride and joy grandchildren: Terry and Addison; sisters: Shirley, Diane (Wally); brother Rex; mother and father-in-law Calvin and Eva Wheaton; brothers-in-law: Corie and Tony Wheaton; sister-in-law Lorrielee Coles and families. Aunt Margaret Youden and family of Brigus as well as his nieces, nephews and some really good friends, he loved you all.
Guy started a chapter of The Kidney Foundation in Gander and area. He became president which he took pride in, with him and a team of wonderful volunteers they made the Gander chapter an amazing success. Being a dialysis patient himself for sixteen years he knew what the foundation meant to the patients in Gander and area.
Loving husband, father, grandfather and friend. He took great pride in his children and grandchildren, his family was what his life was all about. Guy was very loving, caring and gave freely of his time to help when called upon when he was able.
Note of thanks to the nurses of the Dialysis unit in Gander for taking care of him for sixteen years, you were his family away from home. Thank you to the nurses and doctors who took such wonderful care of him and our family at the Health Science Centre, St. John's and Dr. Tony Gabriel who was just a phone call away when he was needed. Your kindness will never be forgotten.
He touched the lives of many in his short 59 years with us. Gone but never forgotten.
You will surely be missed by each and every one of us. Our lives will never be the same without you.
In keeping with Guy’s wishes, cremation has taken place.
Family will be receiving friends at Stacey’s Funeral Home Gander on Sunday August 27th, 2023 between the hours of 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. from where there will a private family funeral service to take place at Stacey’s Funeral Home on Monday August 28th, 2023, with interment to follow at All Saints Cemetery.
As expressions of sympathy, flowers are graciously accepted or donations in Guy’s memory may be made to the Kidney Foundation.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Stacey’s Funeral Home Gander/Carmaville and to leave a message of condolence please visit our website at www.staceysfuneralhome.ca