Rosa U. Good
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Rosa U. Good
  • October 31, 1932 - July 6, 2017
  • Arlington Height, Illinois

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Rosa U. Good, 84 of Arlington Heights was born October 31, 1932 in Hapeville, GA (which is now the Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport) to the late Howard and Addie (nee Garner) Ulsh and passed away July 6, 2017. Rosa graduated from North Charleston High School in North Charleston, South Carolina in 1950 and attended the College of Charleston and Columbia College in South Carolina. She served as a missionary for the Methodist Church in the Belgian Congo from 1954-1957. She returned to attend Northwestern University where she received a Master's Degree in The Old Testament and Other Cultures - Department of African Studies. She then met Gordon Good and they married and settled in Chicago. She taught 6th grade at the Northwood Elementary School from 1959-1993. As a family, they traveled to all 50 states, Mexico and Canada as part of their son William's education. Rosa & Gordon also made two mission trips to Africa. Rosa was the beloved wife of the late Gordon Good; loving mother of William Good; dear sister of Barbara (late Ralph) Perry, Neil (Carol) Ulsh and the late William Ulsh and fond aunt of 8 nieces and nephews. Memorial visitation will be Monday, July 10, 2017 from 4-8 PM at Lauterburg & Oehler Funeral Home, 2000 E. Northwest Highway, Arlington Heights. Memorial Service to celebrate Rosa's life will be held Tuesday, July 11 at 10:30 AM at the First United Methodist Church of Arlington Heights, 1903 E. Euclid Avenue, Arlington Heights. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, contributions to Clearbrook, 1835 W. Central Road, Arlington Heights, IL 60005 or UMW (United Methodist Women) for Africa University, at unitedmethodistwomen.org appreciated.