About Lynn

Lynn Goodchild died on September 11, 2001. She was aboard United Airlines Flight 175 which crashed into the World Trade Center South Tower.

At twenty-five years old, Lynn was a fun loving, friendly, easygoing young woman who enjoyed life to the fullest. Although she traveled extensively, Lynn always made time for her friends and family at home and at work. Her thoughtful and gentle ways endeared her to many. Lynn was traveling with her boyfriend, Shawn Nassaney.

Lynn Catherine Goodchild, of Attleboro, an administrator for Putnam Investments in Norwood, was a lifelong resident of Attleboro, graduating from Attleboro High School in 1994.

She received her bachelor’s degree from Bryant College in Smithfield, R.I., in 1998 and had been working toward her master’s degree at Providence College.

At Bryant, she was the president of the college karate club.

She had worked for Putnam Investments for the past three years.

Miss Goodchild enjoyed traveling and was on vacation with a companion, Shawn Nassaney of Pawtucket, who was also killed on the flight.