Bruce T. “Paps” Good
Bruce T. “Paps” Good

VAN WERT, Ohio — Bruce T. “Paps” Good, 64, of Van Wert, died Sunday morning, April 20, 2014, at his residence.

He was born Feb. 16, 1950, in Lima, Ohio, to the late Bernadine (Cook) Good and George Good.

His wife, Shirley (Henley) Good, died Aug. 4, 2010.


Survivors include children: Chad (Donna) Good of Lima, Ohio, Delores Fritz of Mendon, Ohio, Terry (Betty) Terhark of Findlay, Ohio, Jeff (Robin) Terhark of Van Wert, Troy Terhark of Lima, Kim Miller of Columbus, Ohio, Dawn (Andrew) Rickard of Van Wert; brothers: Neal (Anita) Good and Larry (Patricia) Good, both of Lima; sisters: Diane (Harold) Harshman of Wapakoneta, Ohio, Kathy Briggs and Dawn Good, both of Lima; 17 grandchildren, and 13 great-grandchildren.

He retired from Eaton Corporation, New Haven, Ind. He had also worked at Teleflex Corp. and Republic Steel, both in Van Wert. He was a 1968 graduate of Lima Senior High School, an avid Ohio State Buckeye fan, Dallas Cowboy fan and loved to golf.

Services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home, Van Wert. Burial will be in Woodland Cemetery, Van Wert.

Visitation will be 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Preferred memorial is American Diabetes Association.

Condolences may be expressed at: www.alspachgearhart.com.