|Birth: ||Jan. 20, 1863|
|Death: ||Feb. 5, 1948|
Matriarch of The Godfreys of Brush Mountain.
Second oldest daughter of The Lears of Kittanning Point.
[Obituary, excerpted from Altoona Mirror on Feb. 6, 1948]
Mrs. Elizabeth A. Godfrey, widow of William F. Godfrey, died at the home of her son, Salem Godfrey of Hollidaysburg, R.D. [Brush Mountain] at 5:30 o'clock yesterday morning, after an illness of two months.
She was married to Mr. Godfrey June 6, 1885, at St. Michael's Catholic Church, Hollidaysburg.
Surviving are the following children; Leo of Johnstown, John C. of York, Mrs. Elizabeth A. Arthur of Hanover, and Mrs. Anna M. Daus, Paul W., Salem J. and Phelan, all of Hollidaysburg; one brother William G. Lear of Phoenix, Ariz; 34 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren.
She was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church, Hollidaysburg.
Friends will be received at the Wolf Funeral Home. Services will be held at St. Mary's Catholic Church with requiem high mass at 9 o'clock Saturday morning. Interment in Old St. Mary's Cemetery.
John ATWELL Lear (1817 - 1893)
Hannah Hosaflook Lear (1836 - 1920)
William Francis Godfrey (1863 - 1926)*
Walter LEO Godfrey (1886 - 1957)*
Anna Marie Godfrey Daus (1888 - 1964)*
Paul William Godfrey (1890 - 1952)*
Elizabeth Agnes Godfrey Arthur (1892 - 1980)*
Salem Jerome Godfrey (1894 - 1966)*
Phelan Raphael Godfrey (1900 - 1970)*
John Chrysostom Godfrey (1903 - 1978)*
Bernard Francis Godfrey (1909 - 1943)*
Perry Joseph Bowman (1851 - 1930)**
Mary Elizabeth Lear Sine (1851 - 1918)**
Thomas Elias Lear (1856 - 1928)**
Jeanette Ellen Lear Rooney (1862 - 1937)*
Elizabeth Anna Lear Godfrey (1863 - 1948)
Joseph A. Lear (1864 - 1893)*
William Wallace Glenn Lear (1868 - 1951)*
Emma S Lear Over (1870 - 1913)*
John Albert Lear (1873 - 1936)*
Clara B Lear Carnell (1873 - 1901)*
Edith MAY Lear Carnell (1876 - 1913)*
Note: No tombstone; family marked grave with nameless stone.
Old Saint Marys Cemetery
Maintained by: Dick Nixon
Originally Created by: Sky
Record added: Mar 08, 2011
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