|Birth: ||Jan. 10, 1927|
|Death: ||Jan. 31, 1998|
CHEYENNE -- Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Lakeview Cemetery here for Paul Godfrey, who practiced law in Cheye nne for about 40 years. Associates in the Denver law practice of Godfrey's son, Brett, said the senior Godfrey died suddenly Saturday in Scottsdale, Ariz., at age 71.
The Rev. Bob Spencer will conduct the service here. Local arrangements are by Schrader Funeral Home.Godfrey was born in Denver on Jan. 10, 1927. He grew up in Lusk where his father ran a car dealership. He graduated from high school in Lusk and from the University of Wyoming in 1949 with a bachelor's degree. He received his juris doctor degree in 1955 from UW.His initial law practice association in Cheyenne was with Harry Henderson in 1955. In more recent years, John Sundahl was associated with Godfrey.Godfrey was a member of the Laramie County and American Bar Associations, the American Board of Trial Advocates and a fellow of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers. He served as a state bar commissioner in 1959-1961 and was on its grievance committee 1978-1981.Godfrey was a member of Wyoming's original Environmental Quality Commission.He is survived by his wife, Wendy Saint Godfrey; two sons, Brett of Littleton, Colo., and Scott of Muscatine, Iowa.He was preceded in death by his second wife, Mary Godfrey.Memorial contributions may be made to the Mayo Pain Clinic, Development Office, 13400 S. Shea Blvd., Scottsdale, Ariz. 85259.
Wyoming Tribune-Eagle (Cheyenne, WY) - February 3, 1998
Deceased Name: Paul Godfrey - EX-CHEYENNE ATTORNEY DIES AT 71
Mary Allen Godfrey (1938 - 1984)
Plot: Lot 172 Sec C
Created by: Eric Crow
Record added: Aug 20, 2008
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