member of Sew'n Blow Club. She had co-authored several books and was an avid gardener. She enjoyed sewing, cooking, crocheting and playing cards. Survivors include a daughter, Mary Jo Godwin and husband Dr. Robert of Pleasant Valley; seven grandchildren, Tom Kouba, Becky Schmidt and husband Randy, Ed Kouba and wife Jill, Ted Godwin and wife Shelley, Beth Calabotta and husband Dr. David, Cathy Stensby and husband Tim and Maggie Godwin; nine great-grandchildren; and a daughter-in-law, Patricia Harney and husband Bill of Oxford. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; two sons, Raymond and Robert; four brothers; and six sisters.