Jeffrey Godeck

June 27th, 2015 1:28 am

First Posted: 7/24/2013

Jeffrey Godeck, 52, of Moosic, died early Wednesday morning from injuries suffered in a motor vehicle accident on Interstate 81.

Born in Scranton, he was a son of Robert Godeck, Moscow, and Virginia “Ginger” Butts Godeck, and stepson of Thomas Vermac, Moosic.

He was a graduate of Riverside High School and also attended both Penn State University and Wilkes University. Jeff was employed by TJ’s Auto Service, Moosic, as a shop foreman.

Jeff was a member of the Moosic United Methodist Church and of several local social clubs including the West Side Social Club, Avoca; Polish American Citizens, Dupont; Polish Falcons, Duryea; and VFW Post 4954, Old Forge.

He was an avid baseball fan, his team being the Atlanta Braves, and enjoyed spending time outdoors.

Surviving, in addition to his parents, are a son, Robert Kobilinski, Moosic; aunts, uncles and cousins.

The funeral service was Saturday at the Ruane & Regan Funeral Home, 1308 Grove St., Avoca, with the Rev. Barbara J. Roberts, pastor of Moosic United Methodist Church, serving as officiant. Interment was in Fairview Memorial Park, Elmhurst.

Memorial contributions may be made to Moosic United Methodist Church, 609 Main St., Moosic, PA 18507.

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