In Memoriam: Edward Goodridge '56, OD '57
Edward Goodridge '56, OD '57 died Dec. 6, 2020, at age 93. Goodridge graduated from the optometric school at Pacific in 1957 and taught at Pacific until 1959. After that, he moved with his family to Victoria, British Columbia, and opened his first practice. Goodridge was also known to be adept with a sewing machine and, being an avid skier, he started his own company Ptarmigan in the 1970s, which produced bags for winter ski gear.
Goodridge was preceded in death by his parents; wife Joyce; sister Phyllis; and brother-in-law Alan. He is survived by his sons, Brad, Brian and Bruce, granddaughter Robyn; stepsons Brian, Glenn, and Rick; step-children Roger, Carly, Robyn, Julianna, and Elizabeth; and nieces Maureen and Barb.