Betty Jane Goff, 92, of Rockford, went to be with her Lord on Sunday, April 25, 2021. She was born on November 2, 1928 in Rockford to Robert Lee and Ethel Marie (Reed) Stevens. As an only child, Betty enjoyed tap dancing and family trips to Pennsylvania. She worked at Amerock Hardware where she met the love of her life, Zachary Taylor Goff. They were married for 52 and a half years before he passed away in 2003. Betty was a person of faith who enjoyed teaching Sunday school and participating in the church choir. She was part of a bible study at Cor Mariae and was a member of the Womansong Chorale in Rockford.
Survivors include her two daughters, Wanda Goff and Diane (Thomas Bailey) Goff-Bailey; grand-cat, Josette and 2 nephews, Chris and Mark. Predeceased by her parents and husband, Zachary.
Funeral service will be held on Friday, April 30, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. in Honquest Family Funeral Homes with Crematory, Mulford Chapel, 4311 N. Mulford Rd., Loves Park, IL 61111 with visitation from 12:00 p.m. until time of service. Burial will follow in Sunset Memorial Gardens. Memorial contributions can be made to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America.
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Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America
PO Box 424053 Washington, DC 20042-4053, Washington, DC WA 20042