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Dana Goldberg, 56, of Gloucester, Va., entered into the arms of the Lord on March 1, 2021.

Dana was a longtime Breakfast Cook at Ann’s Family Dining. She delighted the customers with her bellowing laugh and humorous antics. Her free-spirited nature could light up any room at any time. Dana helped many people through the years by heading up fundraisers and food drives for those in need. Dana loved spending time with her family, grandchildren and her beloved Ann’s Dining family.

Dana was preceded in death by her parents, Edward and Frances Hudgins.

Dana is survived by her longtime companion, Joe McKinney; children, Philip West (Kim) and Mike West; sister, Debbie Tyson (John); brother, Eddie; her beloved grandchildren, Kristian and Gunnar, and four nieces and nephews.

A Celebration of Life service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 7 at Beulah Baptist Church, 5490 Ware Neck Road, Gloucester, Va. Due to COVID-19, the family asks anyone attending to wear a mask and practice social distancing guidelines. There will also be a livestream of the service on Facebook that can be found on Dana Goldberg’s Page.

A GoFundMe account has been set up to cover expenses, and an account has also been set up in honor of Dana named, “Donations for Dana” at Gloucester Atlantic Union Bank, 6720 Sutton Road, Gloucester, Va. 23061.