Rene Godin – Lincoln

Rene Godin – Lincoln

Rene Godin, 83, of Manville, passed away Sunday, June 7, 2020, at the Woonsocket Health Center.

He was the husband of the late Blanche (Delisle) Godin. Born in Albion, R.I., he was the son of the late Donat Sr. and Lillian (Gagne) Godin.

Rene worked for National Grid for many years before retiring. He was a caretaker at St. James Cemetery for 20 years, and also a volunteer firefighter in Manville for many years.

He is survived by his children, Jeanne D’Ambrosia (Paul) and Dennis Godin; his sisters, Pauline Peloquin and Estelle Comire; his brothers, Donat Godin Jr. and Donald Godin; three grandchildren, Steven D’Ambrosia (Melissa), Alison (Matthew) King, and Michael D’Ambrosia (Janelle). He also leaves five great-grandchildren.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Saturday at 10 a.m., in Saint James Church, Division Street, Manville. Relatives and friends are kindly invited. The family will receive guests from 9-9:50 a.m., prior to the Mass at Saint James Church. A private burial will take place in the family lot at Saint James Cemetery, Manville.

Arrangements are by O’Neill Funeral Home, Cumberland. Visit www.oneillfuneralhomes.com .