Michael H. Goddette

Michael H. Goddette May 23, 1958 - December 31, 2012 Preston - Michael H. Goddette, age 54, died unexpectedly on Monday December 31, 2012 at the Wm W. Backus Hospital. Michael was born on May 23, 1958 in Norwich, a son to the late Bertha (Rosol) and Chester H. Godette. Michael is survived by his wife Gail (Greene) Goddette. They were married in November of 2000. Michael was a 1976 graduate of Griswold High School and currently worked at the Moehgan Sun Casino as a slot technician. He started working at the casino from the first day that they opened. Michael honorably served his country, for 18 years, as a member of the United States Army National Guard. In addition to his wife, Gail, Michael is survived by a step daughter Stacy Peterson, brother James Goddette of Texas and a sister Irene Goddette of Brooklyn. There will be a celebration of life for Michael at the VFW in Preston at 28 Spicer Road from 1PM to 5PM on Friday January 4, 2013. There will be no calling hours and burial will be private. The Gagne-Piechowski Funeral Home is entrusted with the funeral arrangements.

Published in Norwich Bulletin on Jan. 3, 2013