William Ancel Goodman
May 7, 1941 - August 11, 2019
U.S. Armed Forces Veteran
ObituaryA graveside service for William A. Goodman, 78, Anadarko, will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, August 23, 2019 at the Fort Sill National Cemetery in Elgin, Oklahoma.
Mr. Goodman died Sunday, August 4, 2019, at his residence.
He was born May 7, 1941 in Lookeba, Oklahoma to Mildred Vernell Cart and Curtis Edward Goodman. He grew up in Lookeba, OK and completed his secondary education and some college through the United States Navy. He married Nancy Irene Durham on March 30, 1965 in Winterhaven, California.
Senior Chief Petty Officer of the United States Navy William Goodman served for twenty-one years before retiring from the military. He continued working for the State of Oklahoma for several years after before becoming a stay at home grandpa. He went by many names, and if you only met him once or twice it is likely you might know him as Aloceious Ronaldo Fernandez Torinsky Persnisky III.
He was a member of Midway Baptist Church and had been active in American Legion in Anadarko.
He is survived by his wife of the home; a son, Butch Goodman, Lawton; three grandchildren: Madelyn, Grant, and Lucas. Three brothers: Harold Ray Goodman of Binger, OK, Donnie Goodman of Eldrige, CA , and Lonnie Farrel Goodman of Yukon, OK; and a sister, Thresea Snow of Oklahoma City, OK.
He is preceded in death by his parents, sisters, Gwen Marsh and Eugina Sworski, and a brother, James Garrison.
Date: August 23, 2019
Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Ken & Maida Tyler
Nancy,So sorry to hear about your loss,We both worked with Bill,He was one of a kind,will be missed.
Charlie and Sandy Durham
Love you Nancy and Butch. Goody will be missed. He was quite a character and will always hold a special place in our hearts.
Gary Jonie Saathoff
Nancy we are so sorry to hear the loss of Bill aka trouble he will be missed greatly your in our thoughts and prayers love to you and family
Carroll Tucker Isbell
Lookeba OK and Oklahoma City, OK
My sincere condolences on Bill’s passing. We will certainly miss him at the Lookeba Reunion next month.
He was like a father to me. He changed my life in so many ways. He was an amazing person and he will be greatly missed by many. Sending you all my love always.