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Mary Lena Goward

June 7, 1934 September 24, 2019
Mary  Lena Goward
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Obituary for Mary Lena Goward

Mary Lena Goward of Wixom, was born June 7, 1934 in Detroit, Michigan to Joseph and Jane (nee: Aqualina) Farrugia. She died September 24, 2019 at the age of 85.

Mrs. Goward is the beloved wife of 49 years to David W. Goward (d. 2003). Loving mother of David “Cuffy” (Barbara) Goward, Jean (Kevin) Williams, Diane (Robert) Lesniak, Dennis (Tina) Goward, Jeffrey (Linda) Goward, Eric (Kimberly) Goward, Paula (Michael Brylinski) Goward and Philip (Amy) Goward. Grandmother of Kevin (Kristi), Kyle (Tela), Erin (Matthew), Robert, Nicholas (Lisa), Hillary, Dominic, Jacob, Caleb, Daniel, Mary, Hope, Adam, Claire, Shelby (Patrick), David, Angela (Todd), Madelyn, Cameron, Hayden, Grace, Samuel, Emily, Anna, Deborah, and Melissa. Also 13 great grandchildren. Dear sister of Frank (Lilian) Farrugia, Joseph “Woody” (Lola) Farrugia, Antoinette (William) Bowen, Shirley (Francis) Lesters, Charles (Bonnie) Farrugia, Rose (the late Richard) Bardelli, Harold (Christine) Farrugia, Agnes (the late Robert) Brewer, John (Barbara) Farrugia and the late Betty “Dorothy” (the late Bernardo) Gonzalez. She is also survived by nieces, nephews, extended family members and friends.

Mrs. Goward was active in the Legions of Mary and the Rosary Altar Society at St. William Parish in Walled Lake. As her daughter stated, “She was superhuman-spectacular” (-PGB). A avid Detroit Tiger fan and she loved spending time with her family.

Funeral mass from St. William Catholic Church 531 Common Street Walled Lake, Saturday, 10 AM (In State 9:30 AM). Friends may visit Lynch & Sons Funeral Home, 340 N. Pontiac Trail Walled Lake (3 Blks. S. of Maple Rd.) Friday 2-8 PM (Vigil Service and Rosary at 7 PM). Memorials to St. William Parish, Walled Lake appreciated.

Previous Events

Visitation

Friday

27

Sep

2:00 PM 9/27/2019 2:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 9/27/2019 8:00:00 PM
Lynch & Sons Funeral Home - Walled Lake

340 North Pontiac Trail
Walled Lake, MI 48390

Lynch & Sons Funeral Home - Walled Lake
340 North Pontiac Trail Walled Lake 48390 MI
United States

Vigil Service

Friday

27

Sep

7:00 PM 9/27/2019 7:00:00 PM
Lynch & Sons Funeral Home - Walled Lake

340 North Pontiac Trail
Walled Lake, MI 48390

Lynch & Sons Funeral Home - Walled Lake
340 North Pontiac Trail Walled Lake 48390 MI
United States

Visitation

Saturday

28

Sep

9:30 AM 9/28/2019 9:30:00 AM - 10:00 AM 9/28/2019 10:00:00 AM
St. William Catholic Church

531 Common Street
Walled Lake

St. William Catholic Church
531 Common Street Walled Lake
United States

Funeral Mass

Saturday

28

Sep

10:00 AM 9/28/2019 10:00:00 AM
St. William Catholic Church

531 Common Street
Walled Lake

St. William Catholic Church
531 Common Street Walled Lake
United States

Memorial Contribution

St. William Catholic Church

531 Common Street
Walled Lake
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