Gerald Gordon Godfrey

April 27, 1936 – February 18, 2023
In loving memory ~
Gerry passed away peacefully at KBRH on February 18, 2023. He was born in Lethbridge, Alberta on April 27, 1936.
In 1957, he was recruited by the Trail Smoke Eaters and, together with his wife, Jean, and baby Brian moved from Lethbridge to Trail. The family grew over the next 6 years with the addition of April, Bob, Jim and Ken.
Gerry became an amazing ambassador of sports for the Trail area. As a hockey player, ball player, referee, umpire, coach, curler and golfer he instilled in his children, grandchildren, peers and youth in the community the importance of commitment, good sportsmanship and teamsmanship. His family is proud to say that he touched the lives of so many people.
Gerry was predeceased by his wife of 56 years, Jean, and his sons Brian, Bob and Jim. He is survived by his daughter April Ius (Larry), son Kenny (Debby), his brother Lloyd and grandchildren Heather, Casey and Michelle Ling; Curtis, Marshal, Marina and Lisa Godfrey.
A family service was held on February 26, 2023. Kole Roth of Clark’s Funeral Services has been entrusted with arrangements.
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