April 30, 1944 ‑ March 31, 2016
A celebration of life service for Donald J. Goodwill, a retired computer software developer, will be held at 7:30 p.m. Friday in the Unitarian Universalist Church of Amherst, 6320 Main St., Amherst.
Mr. Goodwill, of Amherst, died March 31 in Gates Vascular Institute in Buffalo. He was 71.
Born in North Tonawanda, he earned a Ph.D. in optical physics from the University at Buffalo.
Mr. Goodwill was an independent contractor who retired in 2013.
He is survived by his wife of seven years, the former Laurie Nash-Koury; a daughter, Jennifer Hall-Kriger; a son, Taylor; and a brother, Mike.