John Goebel

John Anthony “Tony” Goebel, 59, of Georgetown, Indiana, died Friday, June 28, 2019 at home after a brief illness.

He was born July 13, 1959, in Madison, Indiana, to Richard and Carolee Goebel. He attended Hanover College for a short period of time and later graduated from Indiana University School of Law. After graduation, he completed a two-year Federal Clerkship before beginning his 25-year career with Wyatt, Tarrant & Combs Law Firm. He opened the Goebel Law Office in Georgetown, Indiana, and a satellite office in Madison in 2007. He was currently practicing law in Indiana and Kentucky. He pastored New Beginnings Church in New Albany from 2001 to 2007 and joined Christ Gospel Church in 2011, where he served as a minister, affectionately known as Rev. Tony Goebel.

He is survived by his wife, Crystal Goebel; one son, Will Anthony Goebel; one daughter, Lillian Rose Conway; two stepsons, Jacob Allen Watts and Chandler Larry Watts; five siblings, Janis Rudolech, Judy Buchanan, Tim Goebel, Todd Goebel, Jill Mires; two grandchildren, and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 2, 2019. at Christ Gospel Church, in Jeffersonville, with burial to follow in Saint Joseph Cemetery in Madison. Visitation will be Monday, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Scott Funeral Home in Jeffersonville and on Tuesday before the service from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Christ Gospel Church. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

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