He was born May 27, 1949 in New London, WI to Richard and Fern (Jasman) Voss. While at a barn dance, Godwin met and later married Alice Maves on October 7, 1972 in Waupaca. He worked at Georgia-Pacific Corp. New London, Community Savings & Loan, and retired from Fox Valley Technical College. Together they enjoyed attending numerous polka dances and traveling around the country in his Ford Pickup Truck.
Survivors include his wife – Alice and daughter – Cindy (fiancé Scott Richmond) of Baltimore, MD. Godwin was preceded in death by his parents, son – Kevin, sister – Luella, and a half-brother – Willis Jasman.
The Funeral Service will be held Thursday, March 2, 2017 at 1:30 p.m. at the Holly Funeral Home in Waupaca with Reverend Newlin Schafer officiating. A visitation will be held on Thursday from 11:30 a.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home. Burial will take place in Little Wolf Cemetery, Township of Little Wolf, Waupaca Co., WI. The Holly Funeral Home of Waupaca is assisting the family with arrangements.