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Jesse William Godfrey

Jesse William Godfrey
Jesse William Godfrey
Clarkston - Jesse William Godfrey, 87, passed away on Dec. 24, 2013 at Williamsburg Retirement Center. He was born Aug. 12, 1926 in Clarkston, Utah to Henry E. and Agnes Wheatley Godfrey. He grew up farming in Clarkston and served in the Navy from 1944 to 1946. He married Dorreen Sperry on Oct. 20, 1947 in the Logan Temple, they had seven children together. Dorreen passed away Aug. 29, 2013. Jesse was an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints holding many church positions, including serving as a High Counselman for 12-15 years. Jesse and Dorreen served two LDS missions, one to Texas, and one serving in the Desert Industries.
He is survived by two daughters, Bonnie (Gordon) Mendelkow of Providence, Utah, Connie (Duffy) McFarland of Rexburg, Idaho, four sons, Norman (Vicki) Godfrey of Hooper, Utah, LaRon (Ann W) Godfrey of Clarkston, Utah, Kim (Ann C) Godfrey of Clarkston, Utah, Terry (Carrie) Godfrey of Smithfield, Utah, one daughter-in-law, Liz Godfrey of Logan, Utah, 29 grandchildren, and many great-grand Children. Jesse was preceded in Death by his Wife, Dorreen, one son, Wayne, one Granddaughter, and one great-granddaughter.
A viewing will be held on Friday, Dec. 27 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Clarkston LDS Church, (25 E. 100 South). The Funeral Service will be held Saturday, Dec. 28th at 11 a.m. with a viewing prior from 9:30 a.m. to 10:40 a.m. in the Clarkston LDS Church. Burial will be in the Clarkston Cemetery following the service.
Funeral Services under the direction of Cache Valley Mortuary, 3207 North Main, North Logan, UT, 435-787-8514. Condolences may be sent to the family at cvmortuary.com. In lieu of flowers, please make donations in his name to the Clarkston Boy Scouts. If any one still owes Dad a can of pop please bring it and it will be donated to the food bank.


Published in Logan Herald Journal from Dec. 26 to Dec. 27, 2013
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