Tuesday, April 23, 2024


Donald J.Good, 86

Donald Joseph Good of Siesta Key, Fla. a former Westport resident, died July 13. He was 86.

He was born in New York, N.Y. on June 21, 1930 to Irving and Edna Good. He was a longtime resident of New York, also spending 14 years in Westport, and most recently lived in Siesta Key.

He attended Lawrence Senior High and the University of Georgia. He served in the Korean Conflict from 1951 to 1953. After that he had a long, successful career as a salesman.

He married his wife Dorothy in 1972. He loved to be active whether hiking, playing tennis, softball with the Boys of Summer or skiing.

For the past decade he spent summers in Estes Park, Colo. where his favorite activity was hiking to the top of Trail Ridge, 12,000 feet above sea level. He also loved to travel and took many trips including to Germany, Alaska, and Israel.

He is survived by his wife Dorothy Good, children and grandchildren: Allison, Marc, Sofia and Ava Girolimetti, Peter, Jack and Rory Gaynor, Jeffrey, Jayne, Nadine and Calvin Gaynor, Linda, Michael and Julie Thames, Caren and Jim Lipski, Sarah Whedon, John, Bridget and Eliza Kraemer, and Mehera and Allen Bey.

Family and friends will gather to honor Donald at a funeral service on Sunday, Aug. 7 at 10 a.m. at Kerem Shalom in Concord, Mass.

In lieu of flowers please send donations to Boston Childrens Hospital Boston Children’s Hospital.

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