Memorial services for J. Gregory "Greg" Godeke, 53, Chicago, will be 11 a.m. Friday at St. Mathias Catholic Church, Muscatine. No visitation will be held. Private burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Muscatine.
Mr. Godeke died Sunday, Dec. 22, 2002, at his mother’s home in Muscatine, after a sudden illness.
Ralph J. Wittich-Riley-Freers Funeral Home, Muscatine, is in charge of the arrangements.
He had lived in New York and Chicago and had performed in stage productions in both cities. He also had performed with Beloit College Court Theatre in Beloit, Wis., New American Theatre in Rockford, Ill., and Circa 21 Theatre in Rock Island.
He was born Aug. 4, 1949, in Muscatine.
Memorials may be made to Saints Mary and Mathias Parish or Muscatine Humane Society.
Survivors include his mother, Ellen Godeke, Muscatine; and sister, Kristen Updike, Commerce Township, Mich.
Published in Quad-City Times on Dec. 24, 2002.