Mr. Robert A. Godman, 81, of Quincy, died at 1:35 a.m. Thursday (April 3, 2014) in the Good Samaritan Home.
Born September 16, 1932 in Macomb, Illinois, Bob was the son of Cecil and Florence Richmond Godman. He married Muriel McFarland on May 22, 1954 in Quincy. She survives.
Mr. Godman served his country in the U. S. Army during the Korean War.
Bob attended Mendon Congregational Church and was a member of the Met Life Honor Club. He enjoyed camping, fishing, square dancing and traveling throughout the United States, but his greatest joy was the time he spent working on his farm.
Mr. Godman had a long and distinguished career as a representative for Metropolitan Life Insurance Company serving the Quincy area.
Survivors include his wife, Muriel; a daughter, Teresa L. Godman of Quincy; and a brother, Gary Godman (Blenda) of St. Peters, MO.
Mr. Godman was preceded in death by his parents.
Funeral services will be held Monday afternoon at 2:00 in the Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home by Pastor Dennis Gartung. Burial will be in Greenmount Cemetery.
Visitation will be Sunday afternoon from 3:00 to 5:00 and Monday until the time of services at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the Mendon Congregational Church.