Ricky “Rick” Goodwin, 43, passed away on November 25, 2019 in Belvidere, IL. He was born on July 23, 1976 in Berwyn, IL to Deborah Goodwin. After graduating high school, he began working for Preferred Shelving in Rockford, IL. Ricky loved fishing and cheering on his favorite team, the Chicago Bears.
Ricky will be dearly missed by his mother, Deborah Kohl; his children, Elexus Jade Fournier, Blake Michael Carlson, Cadin Thurston, and Ricky Goodwin, Jr; his step-brother, Raymond Kohl; close friend, Sherri Sigafus; and grandfather, Gary Wardlow.
He was preceded in death by Blake’s mother, Jennifer Carlson.
A memorial gathering will be from 3:00-7:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 5, 2019 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave., Belvidere, IL, 61008. Memorial contributions in Ricky’s name may be gifted to the family to establish a memorial at a later date. To light a candle or write a condolence, please visit www.AndersonFCS.com.