Obituary of Janice Godfrey
Janice Godfrey, 68, of Succasunna, NJ passed away on Wednesday, December 11, 2019. Janice was born on October 19, 1951 in Paterson, NJ. She was raised in Fair Lawn, NJ and moved to Succasunna 38 years ago. Janice graduated from Bridgewater College in Virginia. She worked at many different companies over the years, including NBC, Lucent, AT&T and Sunrise Assisted Living.
Janice enjoyed gardening, cooking and reading, especially Jane Austen novels. She liked trips into the city to see the New York City Ballet Company. Most important to her, she was a beloved Nanny and she cherished sharing her hobbies with her grandchildren.
Janice is survived by her husband of 42 years, Howard Godfrey, her son, Brendan Godfrey and wife Stephanie, and her grandchildren, Molly and Tess. She was predeceased by her parents, Harold and Lucille White.
A Celebration of Janice’s Life will include a visitation on Tuesday, December 17, 2019 from 10:00am to 11:00am followed by an 11:00am service at the William J. Leber Funeral Home, 15 Furnace Road (corner of Rt. 206), Chester, NJ.
After the service the family has invited everyone to join them at the Chesapeake Tavern, 1 West Mill Road in Long Valley, NJ for the repass.
The final interment will be held privately by the family.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association at https://www.diabetes.org/donate or the Sharing Network at https://www.njsharingnetwork.org/contribute. (You can also use the link on left)
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