Norma Jean Godwin, Southington, Ohio

James Funeral Home

July 25, 2020

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SOUTHINGTON, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Norma Jean Godwin, age 83 of Southington, passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by all her loving family on Saturday, July 25, 2020.

She was born on September 11, 1936 in Mentor, Ohio the daughter of the late Andrew Orosz and Gladys May (Fletcher) Orosz.

Norma was a housewife and raised four beautiful children. She has lived in Southington for the last six years, formerly of Parkman, Ohio.

She and her husband Ron loved vacationing and being snowbirds in Zephyrhills, Florida for the last 15 years.

She was a member of the Church of Christ in Painesville, Ohio for many years.

Norma loved playing bingo, birding, collecting dolls, holding young infant babies and all types of animals, especially hummingbirds.

She is preceded in death by her parents and one sister, Jeanette Sandli.

She is survived by her husband, Ronald J. Godwin, Sr. of Southington, Ohio; two daughters, Linda Moore of Southington and Cheryl (Glenn) Black of Eastlake, Ohio; two sons, Ronald (Sue) Godwin, Jr. of Mentor, Ohio and Charles (Donna) Godwin of Fairport, Ohio; four sisters, two brothers, 13 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren.

Calling hours will be at the James Funeral Home in Newton Falls on Wednesday, July 29, 2020 from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Funeral services will immediately follow at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Steven Brown officiating.

Cremation will follow the service.

Masks will be required when entering the funeral home as per the Governor’s orders.

The family would like to thank Southern Care Hospice for the wonderful care, love and compassion that they had for Norma during her difficult time.

The family has requested that all donations please be made to Southern Care Hospice, 5401 Ashley Circle, Suite E, Austintown, OH 44515 in her memory.

Family and friends may send condolences at

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A television tribute will air Wednesday, July 29, at the following approximate times: 5:17 a.m. on WKBN, 8:39 a.m. on FOX, 5:21 p.m. on WYTV and 6:35 p.m. on MyYTV.

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