Wadsworth, Ohio

Wadsworth — Robert Good, age 83, passed away on June 23, 2021. He was born in Wadsworth, Ohio on June 26, 1937 to the late Donald and Kathleen (nee Koehler) Good. He graduated from Wadsworth High School in 1955.

A trumpeter in the marching band, he completed a Bachelor of Business Administration in 1959 at the University of Notre Dame. In 1960, he married Carol Cooper, also from Wadsworth. They were blessed with 61 years of marriage. Following U.S. Navy service in Newport, Rhode Island, he enjoyed a 39-year career in retail with The Higbee Company and Dillard’s. An avid golfer and sports fan, his hobbies also included rose gardening and jazz and big band music.

Bob was the father of Debra (Michael Egan), Michael (Joan), David (Kim), Kevin (Sara), Christopher (Nancy), and Donald Good (Kelly New). He was grandfather to James (Anna), Claire, Bryan, Jason, Shannon, Patrick (Emily), Cooper, Alexander, Nathan, Brendan, Nicholas (Samantha), Benjamin (Emma), Timothy, Carter, and Calvin; and great-grandfather of Gavin, Braxton, Oliver, Isaac, and Mirabelle. He was brother-in-law to Janet Cooper (Betty Crump).

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Fr. John Mulhollan at St. Basil the Great Catholic Church, 8700 Brecksville Road, Brecksville, Ohio on Friday, July 2 at 10 a.m. He will be laid to rest at a private family ceremony at Woodlawn Cemetery in Wadsworth. Donations in lieu of flowers can be made in his name to Catholic Charities at: or 7911 Detroit Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44102, (216) 334-2900.