Margaret May Goffinet

October 21, 1938 ~ August 18, 2020 (age 81)


Margaret May Goffinet, 81, passed away Tuesday, August 18, 2020 at Oakwood Health Campus in Tell City, Indiana.

She was born October 21, 1938 to Calvin and Nora Hollender Kelsey in Ferdinand, Indiana. She married Paul E. Goffinet on August 26,1961.

Margaret had been employed at Swiss Plywood for 18 years and enjoyed bingo, game shows, puzzles and church picnics. She loved animals and was a member of St. Paul Catholic Church and the Oblates of St. Benedict.

She is survived by her husband, Paul of Tell City, in; sons, Daniel Goffinet of Tell City, IN and Steven (Tina) Goffinet of Ferdinand, IN.

Preceding her in death in addition to parents is a son, James and a brother, Victor Kelsey.

Services will be at 11:00 am Monday, August 24, 2020 at St. Paul Catholic Church with burial in St. Mary Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 8:30 am to 10:30 am Monday at Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul Catholic Church.

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August 24, 2020

8:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home
920 10th Street
Tell City, IN 47586

Funeral Mass
August 24, 2020

11:00 AM
St. Paul Catholic Church

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