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In Memory of

Melvin G. Godden

March 23, 1928 - April 2, 2015

Obituary


Melvin (Dutch) Gordon Godden, passed away Thursday, April 2, 2015 from a lengthy illness. He was born March 23, 1928 in Burt, Iowa. He worked for the construction Company Colorado Materials for 15 years. He married Mettie LaVerne Thomas on August 23, 1958 in Van Horn, Texas. He served in the United States Navy from October 10, 1945 to March 18, 1949. Dutch is survived by his wife of 56 years, Mettie LaVerne Godden; sons, Marvin Godden; Allen Stedham and wife Kathy; grandchildren, Michele Dickinson and husband Randall; Melvin Stedham; Misty Williams and husband Shane;...

Melvin (Dutch) Gordon Godden, passed away Thursday, April 2, 2015 from a lengthy illness. He was born March 23, 1928 in Burt, Iowa. He worked for the construction Company Colorado Materials for 15 years. He married Mettie LaVerne Thomas on August 23, 1958 in Van Horn, Texas. He served in the United States Navy from October 10, 1945 to March 18, 1949. Dutch is survived by his wife of 56 years, Mettie LaVerne Godden; sons, Marvin Godden; Allen Stedham and wife Kathy; grandchildren, Michele Dickinson and husband Randall; Melvin Stedham; Misty Williams and husband Shane; Tania Ferguson; Robyn Buchanan and husband Jerme; 9 great-grandchildren, Douglas, Cody, Mikaela, Sheridan, Kaden, Nicholas, Bobby, Stedham, Kasey; 1 great grandchild, Angelina. Dutch was preceded in death by son, Dennis, who was married to Mary Stedham-Strange.
Public Visitation will begin 5:00 PM Tuesday, April 7, 2015 and continue until 8:00 PM at Zoeller Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be held 10:00 AM Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at Zoeller Funeral Home: 615 Landa St., New Braunfels, Texas. Burial will follow in Guadalupe Valley Memorial Park.