Chris A. Godefroid, 60 of Mechanicsburg, died at 8:55 am, Wednesday, March 14, 2012 at his home. He was born November 1, 1951 in St. Louis, MO, to Charles and Betty Ennis Godefroid. He married Kathy Morrison and she survives. Also surviving are two daughters, Jennifer Payton (fiancé Scott Hohimer) and Amie Godefroid; two brothers, Steve (Tammy) Godefroid of St. Clair, MO and Doug (Maxine) Godefroid of Pensacola, FL; several nieces, nephews and cousins and his dog, Marshall.
His parents and one sister, Diana Gullet preceded him in death.
In his career he was a Certified Arborist and retired after 30 years of trimming trees. Chris was a member of IBEW Local 193. He was an avid wood carver and also enjoyed gardening, fishing and watching the St. Louis Rams and Mizzou Tigers football.
Visitation: 4-7 pm, Friday, March 16, 2012 at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 11 am, Saturday, March 17, 2012 at Staab Funeral Home with pastor Mark Gifford officiating. Burial will be in Mechanicsburg Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Lustgarten Foundation for pancreatic cancer research, www.lustgarten.org.