James Oliver Godette

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James Oliver Godette

  • Birth 30 Sep 1894 Pittsfield, Lorain County, Ohio, USA
  • Death 22 Jun 1970 Lorain, Lorain County, Ohio, USA
  • Burial Lorain, Lorain County, Ohio, USA
  • Plot section 14
  • Memorial ID 41321232

from The Chronicle Telegram June 23, 1970 (Elyria, Ohio)
James Oliver Godette. 76.
of 214 East 31st St., Lorain.
formerly active in the Lorain
County Democratic Party,
died yesterday in St. Joseph
Hospital after a long illness.
A former Ohio State fire
inspector. Mr. Godette retired
in 1963 as general superintendent
of state highway
garages, District 3, at Ashland.
He was born in Pittsfield
and had lived in Lorain
35 years. During World War I
he served in France as a top
sergeant in Co. F. 801st
Pioneer Infantry.
Mr. Godette was a life
member of Lake Erie Elks
Lodge, 362, a member of the
Past Exalted Rulers Council.
Northern District 15, and of
Wesley Methodist Church.
Lorain.
Surviving are his wife.
Mae. and a brother, Vem. of
Oberlin. A brother, Roy of
Oberlin. died three weeks
ago.
Friends will be received at
Brown's Funeral Home.
Lorain. after 6 p.m. today and
tomorrow from 2 to 4 and 7 to
9 p.m.
Lake Erie Lodge will have
a service tomorrow at 7:30
p.m. at the funeral home.
The funeral service will be
Thursday at 1 p.m. in the
funeral home. Burial will be
in Elmwood Cemetery.
Lorain.


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  • Maintained by: Pam Zepp
  • Originally Created by: LindaB
  • Added: 30 Aug 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 41321232
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for James Oliver Godette (30 Sep 1894–22 Jun 1970), Find A Grave Memorial no. 41321232, citing Elmwood Cemetery, Lorain, Lorain County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Pam Zepp (contributor 47413472) .