Goodwin, Elizabeth K. (nee Hogan). June 20, 1924 to December 23, 2014. Elizabeth Katherine Hogan Goodwin, cherished daughter of the late Dr. William Hogan and Kathrine Hogan, beloved mother of Peggy Goodwin, Christina Goodwin, grandmother to Maxwell Strauch of Royal Oak, Michigan and wife of the late Hector William Goodwin, Lieutenant in the U.S. Merchant Marines, died peacefully with dignity and grace at William Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak. Born in Torrington, Connecticut on June 20, 1924, Elizabeth attended the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York City. After marrying, Elizabeth and Hector moved to Huntington Woods, Michigan in 1955. Despite her own challenges living with Epilepsy, Elizabeth lived to help others. She served an eight-year term as president of the Huntington Woods Women’s Club from 1960-1968, and volunteered in the Emergency Center of Detroit General Hospital from 1970-1976. An avid walker, Elizabeth loved to walk around Downtown Royal Oak and was a devoted member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church and played a leading volunteer role at her home in Barton Towers for 12 years. Elizabeth is also survived by cousins Patricia Dunn of Maine, Edward “Ted” Dunn of Connecticut and Denis Dunn of Massachusetts. A memorial visitation will be held on Saturday, December 27, 2014 from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the memorial Mass at 10 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church. Inurnment will take place at St. Francis Cemetery in Torrington. Memorials appreciated to St. Mary Catholic Church, 730 S. Lafayette, Royal Oak, MI 48067. Arrangements by Wm. Sullivan & Son Funeral Home, Royal Oak, 248-541-7000 sullivanfuneraldirectors.comPublished in Daily Tribune on Dec. 26, 2014+Read More Share Listen to Obituary Remember Share a message, photo, or video below View all messages 3 "My mom, Elizabeth "Betty" was the light of my life. Her soul..."- Peggy Goodwin"My Dear Momma, Your precious light will always shine so..."- Tina Goodwin Add a memory or condolence to the guest book Add Message Please add or record a video for the family of Elizabeth Goodwin Add a video + Photos View All Add + Goodwin Family Portrait