National and international events often influence our lives in unexpected ways. Like many men and women of his generation, Jack was shaped by the Great Depression and World War II.
Jack was a wonderful father and husband. In his words, "he loved and lived for his four children". He was the wind beneath their wings. He is survived by Mary Ann (Don) Garner, John Kelly (Kathy) Goddard, and Christopher W. (Beverly) Goddard; son-in-law, Elliot J. Hulet; two grandsons, Kelly Jr. and Jason; and four great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Geraldine; parents, two sisters, Ruth Hinchcliff and Jeanne French; brother, Robert Goddard; and daughters, Anne and Susie G. Hulet.