Sam T. Goudy

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“Terri, Tom and Family, I am in shock, reading that Sam has passed. I will forever remember his smile and his zest for life. May the Lord help...Read More »
1 of 31 | Posted by: Kathy Brown - Prescott Valley, AZ

“Dear Tom and Terri, I have been out of town and just heard of your terrible loss. I am so very sorry and extend my deepest sympathies to you and...Read More »
2 of 31 | Posted by: stephanie vrabec - menasha, WI

“Dear Terri, Tom and family- Our family was so sad to hear of your loss. I pray that during this difficult time you will find peace and comfort in...Read More »
3 of 31 | Posted by: Tracy Henwood - Appleton, WI

“Sam lives on in the arms of his Savior and in the testimony of your love for him. Gary former Evangel Christian Bookstore manager ”
4 of 31 | Posted by: Gary Miller - Kaukauna, WI

“Tom, Terri, and the Goudy family, Sincere condolences on the loss of Sam from this terrible tragedy; know that your colleagues from the Oshkosh...Read More »
5 of 31 | Posted by: Randy Zentner - Oshkosh, WI

“Sam you were just a great friend, Im going to miss you so much. You'll be remembered and loved by so many. You were always there for me, and a...Read More »
6 of 31 | Posted by: Tiffany Spiegel - Menasha, WI

“I have worked with Terry for a few years on and off. I cannot possibly imagine the heart ache that goes along with the death of a son. Please don't...Read More »
7 of 31 | Posted by: Laura Thiel - Menasha, WI

“I am Jay! Sam and I hung out everyday from The end of April to the end of May. He meant everything to me, i would do anything to bring him back, for...Read More »
8 of 31 | Posted by: Jessalyn Culver - appleton, WI

“Deeply sorry for you loss. I only met Sam once while he was going out with my neice ALexis. My parents would like to send out their condolences as...Read More »
9 of 31 | Posted by: KathyJo Skrobel - New London, WI

“Dear Teri, Please know I am thinking about you as you struggle through the loss of Sam...He has left a mark on your heart forever....Know you are in...Read More »
10 of 31 | Posted by: Mary Piette - Neenah, WI

“Dear Terri and Goudy Family, We are sorry for your loss and will pray for God to help you through this difficult time. Gary and Kari Sengstock...Read More »
11 of 31 | Posted by: Kari Schultz Sengstock - WI

“It seems as if a part of my heart has gone with Sam. Although I met him only once in 2000 he stayed with me and I hoped somehow I might have remained...Read More »
12 of 31 | Posted by: Eloise Bradley - Oshkosh, WI

“Although I did not know your son, as a mother I have stood in your shoes, I know your pain and tears in this time of great sadness and anger. GOD...Read More »
13 of 31 | Posted by: Lisa - WI

“Hello Goudys: We are both deeply saddened by the sudden departure of Sam. The good Lord and time will make this terrible occurence easier to bear. ...Read More »
14 of 31 | Posted by: Jack & Mary Timmerman - Appleton, WI

“Sam met my daughter,Dayna at the Marsh Restaurant. We invited him for a weekend at a cottage. I remember dad reminding Sam to "be a gentleman". Well...Read More »
15 of 31 | Posted by: Marge Schirmer - WI

“Matthew 5:4 says, "Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted." During this difficult time may you lean on your love for the Lord to...Read More »
16 of 31 | Posted by: Kelly, Kent and Kole Stauffacher - WI

“DASH - I read of a reverend who stood to speak at the funeral of a friend. He referred to the dates on his tombstone from the beginning to the end....Read More »
17 of 31 | Posted by: Janet & John Kunde - oshkosh, WI

“Dear Terri, Tom and Family, It seems like a lifetime ago we talking about our kids at Charter School and then it seems like just yesterday. I can't...Read More »
18 of 31 | Posted by: Lynn Fellinger - Appleton, WI

“Dear Tom & Terri, We were very shocked to hear of the sudden loss of your son, Sam. You and your family are in our prayers at this difficult time. ”
19 of 31 | Posted by: Jane Cops - Kaukauna, WI

“Tom and Terri Please know that you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers during these difficult days. You are dear to us, and we want...Read More »
20 of 31 | Posted by: Terryl and Linda Wolfrath - WI

“My heart goes out to Terri, Tom and the whole family. I am so saddened to hear of this, and want you to know you are in my thoughts and prayers. I...Read More »
21 of 31 | Posted by: Becky and Chris Bellis - Dale, WI

“Samuel is my nephew and I know he was trully a wonderful sweet kid and I will miss him dearly! R.I.P. my sweet Sam and always know you are loved by...Read More »
22 of 31 | Posted by: Caryl Rautenberg - Fond du Lac, WI

“Terri, Tom & Family So sorry to hear of your loss. You have our deepest sympathy. Keep happy memories of your son, it will help you get through this...Read More »
23 of 31 | Posted by: John & Janice Schmitz - WI

“Dear Terri and Goudy family, My heart is so sad for you and your beautiful family. I have many fond memories of Sam when he was younger at...Read More »
24 of 31 | Posted by: Kari Campshure - Appleton, WI

“We are so sad to hear about Sam. Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire family at this time and we will all get to see Sam again - in the most...Read More »
25 of 31 | Posted by: Jill and Caleb Lamz and Family - WI

“Dear Tom & Terri Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May the peace that passes all understanding from the Lord give you...Read More »
26 of 31 | Posted by: Bette Eyers - fond du ;ac, WI

“Tom, Terri and family: We were praying that it was not your son when we heard of the accident... what does one parent say to another at a time like...Read More »
27 of 31 | Posted by: Bob & Denise Hoepfner - WI

“Dear Terri, Tom, and family: Our family was very sad to learn that Sam was a passenger in the vehicle crash. Mitch, Sloan, and many of his...Read More »
28 of 31 | Posted by: Deborah Becher - Appleton, WI

“Sam, I first met you when I was dating Steven Bouwer. I always thought you were the cutest and the sweetest boy I've ever met. Anytime I needed a...Read More »
29 of 31 | Posted by: Rebecca Finch - Menasha, WI

“Dear Terri and Tom, and family, We were so very saddened to read of your son's tragic and sudden death in this morning's WSJ. We are and will...Read More »
30 of 31 | Posted by: Beth and Fred Evert - Madison, WI

“My heart and prayers are for you and your family at this time. Lean on your faith and love for each other. Carol Baumgartner ”
31 of 31 | Posted by: Carol Baumgartner - Kent, WA


Sam was called to his Lord's waiting arms on Friday, June 19, 2009. Sam was a passenger in a car which was part of a motor vehicle accident. Sam was born in Appleton on April 29, 1990, son of Tom and Terri Mathison Goudy and was a 2007 graduate of Starr Academy.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by his maternal grandparents: Judy Leo LeClair of Cato and Douglas Barb Mathison of Neenah; two sisters: Becky Pluim of Fond du Lac and Christianna Goudy of Menasha; three brothers: Andrew, Joseph, and Phillip, all at home; as well as many aunts, uncles cousins, other relatives and many friends. Sam was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents Robert H. Goudy Beatrice M. Bohlman Rautenberg.

Funeral services will be held at 7:30 PM on Tuesday, June 23, 2009 at the funeral home chapel with Pastor Steve Bishop officiating. Interment will be in Rogersville Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home on Tuesday from 3:00 PM until the time of the service.

Wichmann Funeral Home
3212 S. Oneida Street
Appleton, Wisconsin 54915
920-831-9905

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