GODFREY, HenryThe family announces with sorrow his death, Friday December 6th 2013, at his residence at the age of 81 years.  Son of late William and Della Godfrey (nee Hewitt).   Beloved husband of Patricia Godfrey (nee Cooper) of Azilda.  Loving father of Gayle Wilson (Mark) of Moncton B.C., Henry Junior of Sudbury, Jim of Azilda, and Kelly (Joanne) of Chelmsford. Russell (predeceased in 1987).  Dear brother of Viola Cudmore (late Herb) of Porcupine, Rosella “toots” Cooper (Barry) of West Bank B.C., Norma Compton (late Earl), Josephine Judd (late Lloyd), all of Dowling.  Predeceased by his brothers and sisters Pansy Rosenberger Matheson (late Jim Rosenberger, Don Matheson), Bill (late Monica), Jim, Margaret Kolbun (late Nick), Rosella Judd-Gordon (late Earl Judd, Austin Gordon) and Walter (Arva of Dowling).  He is lovingly remembered by his grandchildren Joseph Godfrey, Taylor Wilson, Mackenzy-Lee Godfrey, Russ Godfrey, Carrie-Lynn Calow, Melanie & Brady Godfrey. Henry enjoyed fishing for years with his fishing buddies Bobby, Joe and the rest of the guys from the camp.  He enjoyed going to the River Valley bluegrass festivals with his good friends Oscar and Joe.  He was also a life member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #553 Chelmsford where he served on the executive in various positions, including branch president.  Since his illness, he really missed his outings at the Legion with his friends.   Henry had a great sense of humour and always tried to make everyone feel special.  He had a heart of gold.  A memorial service will be held Friday, December 13, 2013 at 11:30 a.m. at St-Alexander’s Church, Chelmsford.  Donations (by cheque only) to the charity of your choice would be appreciated.  Funeral arrangements entrusted to the COOPERATIVE FUNERAL HOME, Chelmsford.

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