John M. Godwin

January 5, 1951 ~ June 3, 2021 (age 70)


John M. Godwin, of South Buffalo
Died peacefully on June 3rd, 2021 surrounded by his loving family at the age of 70.

Beloved Husband of 42 years of Deborah L. (Ransbury).

Loving Father of John M. Jr. (Maureen), Catherine E. (Jeffrey) Viggato and Meghan M. Godwin.

Devoted Grandfather of Charles, Lilly, and Baby Boy Godwin.

Beloved Brother to many siblings and Uncle to many nieces and nephews. 

Son-in-law of Norine (late Frank) Ransbury.

Visitation Wednesday from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. at NORMAN E. GANNON & SONS, Inc. FUNERAL
HOME, 1075 Ridge Rd., Lackawanna (824-4000).


Friends are invited to join the family for The Mass of Christian Burial at Our Lady of Charity
Parish, Saint Ambrose Worship Site, 65 Ridgewood Rd., South Buffalo on
Thursday at 9:30 am.

Interment to follow at Holy Cross Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 2805 Wehrle Dr., Buffalo,  NY  14221 in John's memory.

John’s sense of humor, infectious laugh, eagerness to help his family and friends, and heart of gold will be forever missed.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of John M. Godwin, please visit our floral store.


June 9, 2021

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Norman E. Gannon & Sons, Inc. Funeral Home
1075 Ridge Road
Lackawanna, NY 14218

June 9, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Norman E. Gannon & Sons, Inc. Funeral Home
1075 Ridge Road
Lackawanna, NY 14218

Mass of Christian Burial
June 10, 2021

9:30 AM
Our Lady of Charity Parish; St. Ambrose Worship Site
65 Ridgewood Road
Buffalo, NY 14220

Interment following funeral service
June 10, 2021

Holy Cross Cemetery
2900 South Park Avenue
Lackawanna, New York 14218


Alzheimer's Association
2805 Wehrle Drive; Buffalo, NY 14221,
Tel: 716-626-0600

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