In Memoriam: Ellen Goodhill
Friday, August 30, 2013
Posted by: Al Strong, Los Angeles Chapter
Ellen Goodhill a long time member and past President
of the Los Angeles Chapter passed away on Friday August 23, 2013.
Ellen was the President of the Los Angeles Chapter in
1988 and served as the chapter Association Director
for two years.
Ellen had a long time career as an I.T. Project
Manager for several firms in the Los Angeles area. She worked for UCLA,
Countrywide Mortgage, Kaufman & Broad KB Homes division, Wellpoint
Insurance and recently retired
California Edison company.
would miss her as well. Ellen was one of the first successes for internet
dating and was married to Schlomo for the past 19 years.
Ellen was born in Shanghai China where her parents
resided after escaping from Nazi Germany. Eventually the family moved to Canada
and then to the U.S. where Ellen spent most of her childhood and school years.
Ellen will be remembered by all her friends and
co-workers for getting her
right and on time. She will also be remembered for her
smile and sense of humor. Even her auto license showed her humor, it read LN LN
O LN. for Ellen Ellen O Ellen.
Ellen was 69 years young, retired in February 2013,
had a shoulder that gave her pain. After extensive evaluation they
found that she had a large tumor. After a short battle with Cancer, Ellen lost
her battle, which was not the way she led her life. Ellen was a winner.