Our loving husband, father and grandfather, passed away on Thursday, April 23, 2020. Age 75 Years.
Gerald was born on March 11, 1945, son of the late Gordon and Dorothy (Baase) Godi, in Saginaw. He married Susan Albinger on April 29, 1972. She survives him. Gerald was a graduate of Michigan State University having earned a Bachelors and Masters degree in Mechanical Engineering. He retired from Nexteer after 30 years of service with Saginaw Steering Gear and Delphi. He was a member of Holy Spirit Catholic Church the Knights of Columbus. Gerald had a passion and skill working his hands doing woodworking, carpentry, designing and remodeling. He enjoyed fishing and spending time at the cottage in St. Helen, where he met Susan, the love of his life. Gerald will be remembered for his contagious laughter and bright smile.
Gerald will be missed by his wife of 48 years, Susan Godi; children, Kathryn (Adam) Becker, David Godi, Craig Godi and Janet (Jason) White; his grandchildren whom he truly adored, Chandler, Alexander and Matthew White and Gavin Becker; brothers, Joseph (Marcia) Godi, Richard (Ruth) Godi and James Godi; also many other special relatives and friends. He was predeceased by his brother, Ronald Godi.
A private funeral service will take place. Those wishing to express their sympathy may consider the Michigan Parkinson’s Association,30400 Telegraph Road, Suite 150 Bingham Farms, MI 48025. https://www.parkinsonsmi.org/support-mpf/donatenow