Nancy Lee Goeddaeus (née Cavey) passed away April 14, 2018 in The Villages, FL at the age of 71.
She is survived by her husband, George Goeddaeus of 47 years, her mother Viola Cavey, a sister Diane (and Ron) Meyers, a brother Bruce (and Carol) Cavey, 4 children, Michael (and Kim) Morlan, Michele Myers, Danyel (and Matthew) Bruski, and Rachel (and Christopher) Orban,11 grandchildren, and 2 great grand-children. She is preceded in death by her father Bernard Cavey of Kalamazoo, MI.
Nancy was born on August 4, 1946 in Kalamazoo, MI to Bernard and Viola Cavey. She married George on December 31, 1972, and devoted her life to caring for her children and family. She was known by her family as a loving, hard-working mother, who was always willing to sacrifice her time for her family and friends.
A memorial service is scheduled for Monday, April 9 at 10am, First Wesleyan Church, 14425 Helmer Rd S, Battle Creek, MI 49015. Pastor Shannon Whaples will officiate the ceremony. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Nancy’s life. Flowers may be sent to the church or donations can be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.