LEHMAN,Godfrey Davidsburg Godfrey Davidsburg Lehman passed away on December 28, 2010 at his home in Petaluma, Ca at the age of 94. He was born in Naples, Maine, the home of Sebago Lake, a place he always spoke of with love. Other than being a top salesman, and journalist, his passion was writing books about the jury system. He has written four books and was writing his 5th before he died. He believed that the jury system was the bulwark of our liberty. His books can be obtained through Amazon under his name. He has published numerous articles on jurors' rights in the Lincoln Law Review, American Heritage, Liberty magazine, and other periodicals. He also has been a lecturer, has appeared on television and radio, and was a charter member of the Fully Informed Jury Association (FIJA). He loved Big Band music and Gilbert and Sullivan operas. He is survived by two daughters, Jennifer Ellis of Gold Beach, Oregon, and Madeleine Bucci of Petaluma, Ca. He is also survived by sons in law, Tom Bucci and Bruce Ellis. He is also survived by seven grandchildren, Melinda Ortner, Jonathan Bucci, Anthony Bucci, Amanda Ellis, Rachael Ellis, Natalie Ellis and Nicholas Ellis. Other than writing his books, his greatest loves were his children and his grandchildren. He was adored by them as well. Memorial contributions can be made to Hospice of Petaluma, 416 Payran St., Petaluma, Ca 94952. Their phone number is 707-778-6242.
Published by Press Democrat from Jan. 26 to Jan. 27, 2011.