Josette Jeanne Goff
May 8, 1931 – December 27, 2019
We are sad to announce that Josette Goff (88 yrs) of Chatham died on 12/27/2019 at about 11:30 pm. Josette is survived by her brother Yann Kaloustian, her sons Rory (Gina), Andrew (Ann), Alex (Jennifer), her daughter Lisa (Steve), grandchildren Josette (Craig), William, Andrew, Owen, and great grandson Nathan. Josette was an active part of life in Chatham, organist at Holy Redeemer (35+ yrs), dance instructor, Tai Chi practitioner, candlepin bowler, Petanque player, bridge player in high demand, docent at the Mayo House, exercise leader at Chatham Council on Aging, recycler, gourmet cook, and supporter of local businesses. She was a world traveler, traveling from Massachusetts to Singapore to marry her fiancé Howard, whom she met at Simmons College in a theater production. She also lived in Indonesia (giving birth to 2 sons), India, Hawaii, Connecticut (found a daughter), England (gave birth to 1 son), Saudi Arabia, and finally Chatham. She displayed a strength of character and inner resiliency seldom matched and is sorely missed by all who knew her. Thanks are extended to Liberty Commons for the care they gave her in her last days, and to her close friends for their love and support. A Memorial Mass will be held at Holy Redeemer at 10 am on Friday, January 3, 2020. Visiting hours will be held at Nickerson Funeral Home 87 Crowell Road Chatham, MA 02633 from 2-4 pm on Saturday, January 18, 2020 with a service beginning at 3 pm. For online condolences, please visit www.nickersonfunerals.com.
- Visitation Saturday, January 18, 2020
- Funeral Service Saturday, January 18, 2020
Josette Jeanne Goff
January 3, 2020
Jo and I were friends for a long time, We went to lunch every month except July and August. We would get caught up on our families and what was going on in our lives. We danced together in Elaine Chase Dancers and worked together for Valerie Buck's Dance Academy.
I'm so sorry she has moved on.
John Custodie & family
January 2, 2020
We are saddened to hear the news and extend our deepest sympathies to jossett’s family