February 1, 2020 ~ 6 Shevat 5780
Josephine “Jo” Goldman, age 89, passed away on Saturday, February 1, 2020, surrounded by her loving family. She is survived by her son Nathan Goldman and wife Myra, daughter Robin Parker and husband Allen and daughter Jackie Goldman and boyfriend Dennis Yokie. She was so proud of her grandchildren Daniel, David, Deborah and Rebecca Goldman, Allen Parker and Emily Parker-Woodland and Jonathan Goldman. She was also blessed to have 9-1/2 great-grandchildren.
Jo was the daughter of Harry and Esther Kastan, of blessed memory. She graduated from Louisville Girl’s High School and worked for many years as a bookkeeper at different businesses in Louisville. For a time, she and her sister Judy owned a knit shop in Bon Air. She recently retired from the Office of the Commonwealth’s Attorney, where she was a data entry clerk (and office mom) for 24 years.
Funeral services will be on Monday, February 3, 2020, at 1:00 p.m. at Herman Meyer & Son, Inc., 1338 Ellison Avenue in Louisville, followed by a burial at Adath Jeshurun Cemetery on Preston Highway. Visitation begins at 12:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be donated to the Parkinson Support Center of Kentuckiana, parkinsoncenter.org. or Keneseth Israel Congregation.