Lillian W. Goughan, 95

Lillian W. Goughan, 95, of Selbyville, Del., passed away on Friday, Dec. 6, 2019, at Cadia Healthcare Renaissance nursing home in Millsboro, Del. She was born in Bishopville, Md., daughter of the late Joseph Wassel and Cecelia (Hudson) Wassel.

She retired from work for Bell Telephone as an operator and was a member of St. Luke Catholic Church in Ocean City, Md.

Goughan was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas J. Goughan, and two grandchildren, Donna Truitt and Denise Matter. She is survived by a daughter, Lillian T. Pauciello of Selbyville; a sister, Doris Shaughnessy of Upper Darby, Pa.; and two great-grandchildren, Amanda Truitt and Michael Truitt.

A graveside service was scheduled for Friday, Dec. 13, 2019, at Saints Peter & Paul Cemetery, 1600 S. Sproul Road, Springfield, Pa. A Mass of Christian Burial was to be held Dec. 12 at St. Luke Catholic Church in Ocean City, Md. Condolences may be sent online at