Alan E. Goletz of Prospect, Conn. and Stuart, Fla. passed away at home after a brief illness. He was surrounded by his family, including his wife Martha of 50 years.
Besides his wife, he leaves two sons, Mark and his wife, Meghan Goletz, of Prospect and Jeff and his wife, Ashlee Goletz, also of Prospect. He leaves a sister, Pam and her husband, Pat Booska, of New Milford as well as a sister-in-law, Trudi Bruschi of Acton, Mass. He also leaves behind a nephew, David and his wife, Lisa Bruschi, of Shrewsbury, Mass. and a niece, Elise and her husband, Frank Amarosa, of Newfield, N.H. He was predeceased by his parents, Rud and Dorothy Goletz of Stuart, Fla.
Alan was born in Bridgeport, Conn. on Nov. 7, 1945 but lived most of his childhood in Norwalk. He retired after many years from Ford Motor Credit Corp. Among many pleasures in his life, his greatest joy was his grandchildren, Timothy, Maggie, Lucy and Mason.
There will be no funeral or calling hours. However friends are invited to a Celebration of his Life at the Waverly Tavern, in Cheshire, Conn. on Friday, June 9 from 5 to 9 pm. with a time for remembrance at 6 p.m. Arrangements entrusted to Martin Funeral Home & Crematory/Stuart, Fla.
In lieu of flowers, gifts in his memory may be given to The Treasure Coast Hospice of Stuart, Fla. 1201 Indian St., Stuart, FL 34997 or to The Yankee Golden Retriever Rescue, P.O.Box 808, Hudson, MA 01749-0808
Online condolences may be made at www.martin-funeral.com.