Evelyn Godfredson

BRITT — Evelyn Godfredson, 81, of Britt passed away Monday, Oct. 31, 2016, at Westview Care Center in Britt.

Graveside services for Evelyn Godfredson were at 1 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 6, at Harrison Township Cemetery in Swea City with Pastor Todd Hartsock officiating.

Evelyn Rose Godfredson, the daughter of Henry and Frederica Oltmanns Hoppe, was born March 8, 1935, at Truman, Minnesota. She grew up in the Truman/Fairmont, Minnesota area, and attended Fairmont High School. She later worked for the Sweet Shop and the Fairmont canning factory.

Evelyn was united in marriage with Edward Godfredson in 1953 in Fairmont, Minnesota. The couple farmed until 1968 at which time they moved to Algona. In 1982, they moved to Britt, where she has since lived.

Survivors include: a son, Eugene Godfredson of Revere, Missouri; two daughters, Sandra Easterday of Albia and Barbara Harding of Almelund, Minnesota. She is also survived by eight grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Edward in 2001, infant daughter, Cynthia Kay in 1959 and three brothers.


Ewing Funeral Chapel

178 Center St. W.

Britt, IA 50423