Carol Goodney

Carol Goodney

Carol Goodney, 74, of Flower Mound, Texas, formerly of Platteville, Wisconsin died on Sunday, April 20. 2014 at her home.

Memorial services will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, May 17, 2014 at the Melby Funeral Home & Crematory, Platteville. Pastor Jeff Suits will officiate. Burial will be at Harrison Cemetery. Friends may call from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Carol Goodney Memorial Fund. Online condolences can be made at

Carol was born on April 29, 1939 in Utica, New York, the daughter of John Kenneth and Carol Gould (Witherbee) Young. Carol graduated high school from Poland Central Schools, Poland, NY and graduated college from UW-Platteville, WI. For 29 years she was a Revenue Agent for the Internal Revenue Service working in Dubuque, Iowa and later in Dallas, Texas. She retired in 2009.

Carol is survived by her three sons, Christopher Goodney of Platteville; Timothy Goodney of Mineral Point, WI; Jonathan and Teresa Goodney of Davenport, IA; nine grandchildren, Sara, A.J., Megan, Matthew, Lauren, Paige, Josh, Teagan, and Emma; two great-grandchildren, Lydia and Wade; one brother, Kenneth (Lisa) Young; three sisters, Lenore Bettinger, Edith (Bob) Oliver, and Kathryn Young; and nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents.