Betty D. Goushas, administrative assistant

November 29, 2017

Betty D. Goushas, 81, of Lewes, passed away at her home Monday, Nov. 27, 2017. She was born Dec. 28, 1935, in Gloucester, N.J., daughter of the late John L. and Ella Mae (Schock) Methvin.

Mrs. Goushas worked for 30 years as an administrative assistant to the executives at General Electric. She and her husband enjoyed sightseeing across the country. She was an avid reader, an excellent cook, and, in her spare time, liked to work on her crossword puzzles. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, aunt and friend who will be missed by all who knew her.

Mrs. Goushas is survived by her loving husband of over 20 years, Frank D. Goushas of Lewes; her daughter, Linda Clearwater of Lewes; her grandchildren, Genevieve Meshil and Daniel Hunter; and many nieces and nephews.

There are no services planned at this time. Arrangements are being handled by Parsell Funeral Homes and Crematorium, Atkins-Lodge Chapel, Lewes.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Mrs. Goushas' name to any of the following charities: the American Lung Association, 55 W. Wacker Drive, Suite 1150, Chicago, IL 60601; the American Heart Association, 7272 Greenville Ave., Dallas, TX 75231; the American Diabetes Association, 2451 Crystal Drive, Suite 900, Arlington, VA 22202; the American Cancer Society, PO Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123 or Compassionate Care Hospice, 20164 Office Circle, Georgetown, DE 19947.

Please visit Mrs. Goushas' Life Memorial Webpage and sign her online guest book at