Shirley J. Goetjen, 86

Shirley J. Goetjen, beloved wife of the late William Goetjen, and a lifelong resident of the Cannondale section of Wilton died on April 16, 2014 at the age of 86.

She was the daughter of the late Mildred and Gerald Denike. She was also predeceased by her two brothers, Gerald Jr. and Robert.

She is survived by her three children, Suzanne and son-in-law David Kohn Sr., Donna Goetjen, and Jonathan Goetjen. She is also survived by her grandchildren, David Kohn Jr., Jared and Raechel Thompson, Lauren Goetjen, and Alexandra and Brianna Goetjen. She was also delighted to welcome her first great-grandchild, Olivia Raye on Jan. 2, 2011.

Friends and family may call at Bouton Funeral Home, 31 West Church Street on Tuesday, April 22, from 4 to 7. Her funeral will be at Zion’s Hill United Methodist Church, 470 Danbury Road, Wilton, where she was a life member, on Wednesday, April 23, at 11.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Zion’s Hill United Methodist Church or a charity of one’s choice.