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Richard William Goth

Richard "Rich" William Goth passed away at his home on February 25, 2023, at the age of 72.


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Rich is survived by his beloved wife Sally Goth nee Higgins of Foristell; daughter, Amy (Chris) Jennings; two brothers, Robert "Bob" Goth, and William "Bill" Goth; sister, Cindy Goth; three grandchildren, Jordan Elizabeth, Mason Christopher, Carson Michael; nieces and nephews, Justina, Christopher, Billy Joe, Shauna, Sarah, and Leslie. He is preceded in death by his father, William Kenneth Goth; mother, Deloris Ann Goth nee Davis; and sister, Debbie Goth.

Rich traveled the world in his career as a Computer Data Analyst. A highlight of his career was his assistance in developing a computer program for the Desert Storm Humvee. Rich enjoyed computers, fishing, and building rockets with his grandkids. He was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, and friend who will be missed.

Visitation, Friday, March 3, 2023, from 1 to 3 p.m., St. Paul Lutheran – New Melle, 150 W Hwy D, New Melle, MO 63365
Funeral, Friday, March 3, 2023, at 3 p.m. at St. Paul Lutheran, New Melle.
Memorial donations may be made to: St. Paul Lutheran Church, New Melle.