AUG. 15, 1921-OCT. 13, 2009
GREENCASTLE, Pa. - Eugene S. "Biggie" Goetz, 88, of 212 Orchard Circle, Greencastle, Pa., died at 8:16 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2009, at Chambersburg (Pa.) Hospital.
Born Aug. 15, 1921, in Harrisburg, Pa., he was the son of the late George H. Goetz and Margaret (Stover) Goetz Elliott.
He and his wife of 68 years, Mildred L. (Dietrich) Goetz, were married Oct. 4, 1941, in Hagerstown, Md.
He worked as a mechanic for the former Fairchild Aircraft in Hagerstown, retiring in 1983. He was a 1939 graduate of Greencastle High School and attended Aircraft Technical School at Fairchild Aircraft. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II, serving aboard the USS McGinty in the South Pacific.