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Nancy Etta (Godshall) Henry

April 30, 1948 ~ March 6, 2022 (age 73)

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Nancy E. (Godshall) Henry, 73, passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 6, 2022. Nancy was born on April 30, 1948 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She was raised in Blue Bell, Pennsylvania and graduated from Wissahickon High School in 1966.  Nancy served in the United States Air Force from 1971 to 1974, with the rank of Sergeant, where she worked as a Supply Technician. She married her husband, David, on February 15, 1974. Together, they enjoyed 48 years of marriage. She enjoyed sewing, crocheting and knitting, and also enjoyed reading. She was an avid lover of animals, especially her dogs and birds she had over the years. She is survived by her husband, David Henry, of Chicopee, as well as her precious dog Sweetboy, whom she enjoyed many wonderful years with. She is also survived by her brother Eugene Godshall and his wife Phyllis of Forest, Virginia. Her nieces, Karin Griffin and her husband Kevin also of Forest Virginia,  Amanda Stetka and her husband Curtis of Boyertown, PA, a great nephew Chadwick Griffin, and a great niece Margaret Stetka. She was predeceased by her parents Lillian Brownawell Godshall and Ralph U. Godshall. A special thank you to all of the staff at Chicopee Rehabilitation and Nursing for their exceptional love and care for Nancy during her final years and New England Hospice for their caring and compassion for Nancy. FAMILY AND FRIENDS MAY GATHER ON SUNDAY, MARCH 13, 2022 TO REMEMBER NANCY FROM 2:00 TO 4:00 P.M. AT TYLUNAS FUNERAL HOME, 159 BROADWAY ST., CHICOPEE. A FUNERAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD ON MONDAY, MARCH 14, 2022 AT 9:30 A.M. AT TYLUNAS FUNERAL HOME FOLLOWED BY BURIAL WITH UNITED STATES AIR FORCE HONORS AT 11:00 A.M. IN THE CHAPEL OF THE MASSACHUSETTS VETERANS MEMORIAL CEMETERY, 1390 MAIN ST., AGAWAM. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in Nancy’s name to the charity of one’s choice.

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Services

Visitation
Sunday
March 13, 2022

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Tylunas Funeral Home
159 Broadway Street
Chicopee, MA 01020

Funeral Service
Monday
March 14, 2022

9:30 AM
Tylunas Funeral Home
159 Broadway Street
Chicopee, MA 01020

Interment with Military Honors.
Monday
March 14, 2022

11:00 AM
Massachusetts Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Agawam

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