Frederic “Ric” Godfrey passed away Sept. 11, 2011.

Godfrey was born Aug. 19, 1944 to Walter and Lucille Moye Godfrey in Aransas Pass. He was raised in Brownsville.

Godfrey was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Walt Godfrey.

He is survived by his wife, Dee Godfrey; stepchildren James (Valerie) Williams of Victoria, Debra Wright and Chris (Sharon) Williams of Corpus Christi; sisters, Kay Rafool and Dawn Wilkins of Peoria, Ill.; nine grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

A family memorial was held Sept. 18, 2011 at sunset on the bay. Memorial donations may be made to Grace United Methodist Church in Calallen or the SPCA.

Sawyer-George Funeral Home