Charles Peter Goslee
May 19, 1943 – September 5, 2017
EASTHAM -Charles P. Goslee, age 74 of Cape Cod, MA and Naples FL; passed away peacefully Tuesday, September 5th, 2017 surrounded by his family. He was a devoted & loving husband, father, and grandfather. He was survived by his loving wife, Trish Goslee; daughter Christine Strzepek and her husband Drew Strzepek, son Dan Goslee and his wife Amy Goslee; and grandchildren Jessica and Dan Strzepek and Benjamin and Madeline Goslee. He was predeceased by his loving first wife, Elaine Goslee.
Visiting hours will be held from 5 pm-7:30 pm on Friday, September 22nd, at Nickerson Funeral Home, 77 Eldredge Park Way, Orleans, MA. A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 am on Saturday, September 23rd at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church, 61 Canal Road, Orleans. Burial will follow in the Orleans Cemetery.
Chuck was a man of great integrity and faith. He had an extremely successful career in business however if you asked him, his greatest accomplishment and joy was his family and friendships. He had tremendous Faith and he passed that gift down to his children and grandchildren. He never forgot where he came from. He was kind and generous of heart. He was a humble man and was always grateful for all he had earned and accomplished in his life. He looked at his success as a blessing and wanted to share it with so many. He always saw the best in everyone and believed in them and their potential more than they knew themselves. He had the ability to make every one he met feel important and special when you were in his presence. His passion was fishing and being on the water and he has passed along that love to so many! He was a fierce protector and loyal! You would never doubt his love or devotion. He was extremely patriotic and loved his country and the principles this country was founded on. He believed in hard work and personal responsibility. He loved to laugh, dance, all genres of music,travel, cars, March Madness, of course... his CC Manhattan! May God bless this amazing man who was an inspiration to all. He was adored by many and will be dearly missed!
For online condolences please visit: www.nickersonfunerals.com.
In lieu of flowers, we ask that if able, to donate a pint of blood in Chuck's memory to your local red cross. Also, donations to be made to the following in Chuck's memory: Tufts Medical Center Cardiovascular Center or CamNeelyfoundation.org .
- Visiting Hours Friday, September 22, 2017
- Mass of Christian Burial Saturday, September 23, 2017
- Burial Saturday, September 23, 2017
Charles Peter Goslee
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October 12, 2017
Dear Chris, Dan, Drew and Amy; I only just heard today of Chuck's passing and am so sorry to hear; and am so sorry not to have been able to send you my thoughts and prayers earlier. Bob and I have known your parents for a long time, and for sure I have great memories of working for him at Xerox. What is so very odd is that I was sharing a gold story about a gold foursome with him and Augie just today - about an hour before I heard. It will certainly be a difficult time for you all,..... and literally not an hour earlier I was telling a golf story about him. It will also be difficult for Trish as well. My thoughts and prayers to you all, for sharing Chuck with us, and for the photos in the gallery. Some of them I remember Chuck sharing! He was so proud of the 'catches' of others. With love and blessings, Janet and Bob Nelson
October 3, 2017
I just heard about Mr. Goslee's passing and I was suddenly so very sad. He was an executive at the bank & I worked in HR. My job was to help him through retirement. He was kind and considerate and always so appreciative of everything I did for him. We exchanged many emails and they almost always contained a picture on a boat, with a fish. Though I never met him, when my job assisting him was over, he sent me a thank you card and a gift certificate to his favorite Charlotte restaurant. I've never forgotten how truly genuine he was and my thoughts are with his family.
October 3, 2017
Chuck was an executive at the Bank and I worked in human resources.. I was his contact after he retired and helped him navigate retirement. We never met, but he was nothing but nice and pleasant to me (even when he disagreed with me). He often sent me pictures of he and his son fishing and when I wrapped up his retirement, he sent me a thank you note and a gift certificate to his favorite Charlotte restaurant. While it was my job to help him exit the bank, it was my pleasure to have worked with him. I'm very sorry to hear of his passing and my thoughts and prayers are with you all.
September 24, 2017
My sincere condolences to the family may you find comfort in the God of all comfort during this difficult time.
September 21, 2017
We were very saddened to learn of Chuck's passing. Please know, Trish, that you and the entire family are in our thoughts.
Janice and Richard Massarelli
September 20, 2017
So heartbroken at the loss of this beautiful, genuine, loving man. My prayers are with Trish, Chris, Dan and all the family, that God give you strength and courage through the trying times ahead.
September 18, 2017
My sincere condolences to the family,I am so sorry for your great loss. May the God who "binds up the brokenhearted" and "comforts all who mourn" sustain your family during this challenging and heartbreaking time. (Isaiah 61:1,2)
September 17, 2017
I loved how he loved my sister, Trish. Their wedding day was magical. It was magical because two families, lovingly, joinned as one. We will remain one. One love. One family.
Chuck, I hope you're riding in a grand boat with endless Manhattans! We love and will keep you in our hearts.
Love, Peg, Nitin and Boys
Gary and Nancy Izor
September 15, 2017
We are so sorry for your loss. Chuck was a wonderful man and friend and will be greatly missed. Praying that the wonderful memories of him will help You get through this difficult time.
September 14, 2017
I am so sorry for your loss. Chuck was such a special soul, and my prayers are with you.
September 14, 2017
May your memories give you peace and comfort.
The Staff of Nickerson Funeral Home
September 13, 2017
We wish to extend our deepest sympathies at this difficult time.