Michael A. Goodwin SALISBURY – Michael A. Goodwin, 59, died Wednesday, June 26, 2019, at his home. Michael served in the United States Navy as a Hull Tech from 1977-1981. He worked for many years doing roofing, welding, metal fabrication and firefighting. He was a contract firefighter working in Iraq from 2005-2006 and Saudi Arabia from 2010-2011. He enjoyed being an instructor at the Vermont Fire Academy and a training officer for the Fair Haven Fire Department. He was a military history buff, especially of World War II and the Civil War, a passion which he shared with his son, Karl. Michael also enjoyed collecting miniature fire trucks with his son. He had a passion for meticulously improving and maintaining his property and was a talented carpenter. Michael was an avid lover of dogs, which he had many of during his life. Michael is survived by his wife of 27 years, Ralena Goodwin, of Salisbury; and his son, Karl Goodwin, of Shrewsbury. He was predeceased by his parents Forrest and Marion (Twigg) Goodwin. As per Michael’s wishes, no services will be held.