Goldie Gay Barcroft, age 85, of Dover, passed away Monday, April 23, 2018.
Born May 27, 1932 in Sugarcreek, she was a daughter of the late John and Ann Menegay Barcroft. Goldie graduated from Dover High School in 1951, and was employed as a department manager for the former Dover Nichols Discount City. She was a devoted daughter, caring for her father and mother in their old age. Goldie was a member of the First Moravian Church, Dover, and in her spare time, enjoyed playing cards and going bowling.
Survivors include her aunt, Betty Menegay; her nephews, Tom “Steve” (wife, Kristine) and Chris Barcroft; her nieces, Barbara Jo (husband, Ray) Thompson and Lori Love; and her step-sister, Shirley Watson.
Besides her parents, Goldie was preceded in death by her brother and sister-in-law, Tom and Barbara Barcroft; her half-sister, Carol Barcroft; her niece, Gloria Franks; and her special uncle, LeRoy “Bud” Menegay.
Family and friends are invited to call at the Toland-Herzig Funeral Home & Crematory, Dover, on Friday, April 27, 10 – 11 a.m. A graveside service will be held Friday at 11:15 a.m. in Dover Burial Park with Pastor John Wallace officiating. Following the committal, there will be a lunch in the First Moravian Church. To sign an online guestbook and share a fond memory of Goldie, please visit the obituaries link on the Toland-Herzig website.
The family suggests that, instead of flowers, contributions in Goldie’s memory be made to First Moravian Church, 319 N. Walnut St., Dover, Ohio 44622, or, Community Hospice of Tuscarawas County, 716 Commercial Ave. S.W., New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663.