Marie E. Godin

Marie E. Godin, 89, of Tupper Lake, passed away, Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013, at Mercy Living Center.

Born Oct. 6, 1923, in Tupper Lake, she was the daughter of Leslie C. and Evelyn (Baril) King. Marie was a graduated of Holy Ghost Academy. From 1943 to 1945 she was employed by General Electric in Schenectady.

On Nov. 25, 1946 she married Hubert Godin at St. Alphonus Church, and they made their home in Tupper Lake. They enjoyed traveling the Northeast, making trips to family in New Brunswick and spending time with children and grandchildren. During their trips they sought out antique stores and garage sales.

Marie is survived by one daughter Suzanne Sherwood and her husband Brian; one son William and his wife Nanette; four grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

She was predeceased by her husband; one son Paul; two sisters: Louise Poulin and Annette McGinn; and one brother Leslie C. King Jr.

Calling hours are scheduled from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 22 at the Stuart-Fortune-Keough Funeral Home in Tupper Lake. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Monday, Sept. 23 at St. Alphonsus Church in Tupper Lake. Burial will follow in the parish cemetery.

Those wishing to make memorial contributions are asked to consider the American Cancer Society. Online condolences may be made at