Obituaries

Godin, Marijane

July 31st, 2011

Marijane (Kirby) Godin, age 68, of Wilmington, formerly of South Boston, passed away unexpectedly at her home on July 31, 2011.

Marijane was born and raised in South Boston. She was the cherished daughter of the late Edmund and Ruth (Stanton) Kirby and a graduate of St. Augustine’s High School.

Marijane moved to Wilmington over 37 years ago, where she raised her four boys. Marijane loved being a mother, she was very devoted to her sons, always attending a school function or sporting event for them. Marijane was very proud of the adults that they had become. After four boys she was blessed with three beautiful granddaughters who she cherished and loved to spend time with.

Marijane will be fondly remembered for her kind, caring ways and devotion to family and friends. She was a wonderful mother, grandmother, daughter, sister, aunt, and true friend who will be greatly missed.

Marijane ws the beloved mother of Detective Sergeant Daniel Godin of the Metropolitan Police Department of the District of Columbia, Crofton, Maryland; Officer David Godin of the Boston Police Department, Boston; Dennis Godin and his wife Christine, Lowell; and the late Brian S. Godin. Cherished sister of Janice Kirby, Elaine (Richard) Duffy and Edward (Karen) Kirby. Devoted grandmother of Taylor Godin and Avery and Morgan Godin. Loving aunt of Meaghan and Kerry Duffy and Ashley, Paula and Eddie Kirby.

Family and friends will gather at the Nichols Funeral Home, Inc., 187 Middlesex Ave. (Rt. 62), Wilmington on Friday, August 5th at 11:00 a.m., followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Thomas of Villanova Church, 126 Middlesex Ave., Wilmington, at 12:00 noon. Interment to follow in Wildwood Cemetery, Wilmington. Visiting hours will be held on Thursday, August 4th from 5-9 p.m.

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19 Entries in Guest Book for “Godin, Marijane”

  1. karen clougherty says:

    So sorry to hear about the sudden passing of Marijane & sincere condolences to family & friends. Karen (friend of Elaine)

  2. Anita Jackson says:

    With deepest sympathy to Elaine and family in the loss of your sister. If there is anything that I can do, please let me know.

  3. The Barrio Family says:

    We are thinking of you during this difficult time.

  4. Michael R. Capone says:

    To Janice Kirby & Family. there are no words that I can say over such a difficult loss of a sister. My thoughts and prayers are with you, and your sister’s immediate family, and you who has endured so much, I am so sorry and I know Janice is overwhelmed. God Bless you, and may your beloved sister rest in peace. Love you Michael Capone

  5. rob shea says:

    I am so sorry for your loss and will keep you and your family in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

  6. Claudette Lewis says:

    To Elaine and family. Heartfelt sympathy on the loss of your sister and dear one. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.

  7. Todd Dennis says:

    Dave, Dennis, and Dan, I’m truly sorry to hear of your loss. My condolences go out to you and your family.

  8. Keri Gennetti says:

    Dennis, David, & Dan,
    I am truly sorry to hear of your loss. My most sincere condolences go out to you and your families, you are all in my thoughts and prayers at this difficult time.

  9. Tricia Selby says:

    Dear Elaine and family. I am so very sorry for your loss. It’s so hard to lose someone you love and especially a sister. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Wishing you strength, energy and peace.

  10. Jim McHugh says:

    Dan, Dennis, Dave,

    Sorry to hear of your loss, thoughts and prayers go out to you all at this difficult time.

  11. Marissa Volpe says:

    Dear Dan, Dennis & Dave,

    I am very sorry to hear about the loss of your mother. My thoughts are with you all during this difficult time.

    Marissa

  12. Bob Conchiglia says:

    Dan, Dennis & Dave,
    I’m so sorry to hear about your loss. Your Mom will be missed. We are thinking about you and your family.
    Bob

  13. Sandy and Dennis Volpe says:

    To the Godin Family

    Please accept our sincerest sympathy on the loss of your Mom.

    Sandy and Dennis Volpe

  14. Stacie Murphy says:

    Dear Dan, Dennis & Dave,

    I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your Mom, she will be watching over her family from above at peace.

    Stacie Murphy

  15. Ellen A. Higginbottom says:

    Dear Elaine and Family:

    Heartfelt sympathy to all of you on the loss of your sister and mother, Marijane. You shall all remain in my thoughts and prayers.

    With Prayer,

    Ellen

  16. Robin Lacey says:

    Dan and the Godin Family,

    We are so sorry to hear about the loss of your Mother.

    Our thoughts are with you.

    Robin Lacey and Scott Chisholm

  17. Rebecca Caples says:

    Dear Godin Family,
    I am so sorry to hear about your mother. She was a wonderful woman. I feel lucky to have done her hair for all these years! She always made me smile! You are all in my thoughts and prayers.
    Love Always,
    Rebecca (Toto) Caples

  18. Rae Chappie says:

    Daniel, Dennis and David,

    You have our deepest sympathy for the loss of your Mom. She was a great Lady and will be missed by all. God Bless you all.

    The Chappie Family ~ Florida

  19. Bob Butler says:

    Hey Dan, Dennis, and David,
    Very sorry to hear of your loss. Your mom was a sweet lady who loved her family. You have been and will be in my thoughts and prayers.

    Bob Butler

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