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Obituary for Michelle L. Godinez
Michelle L. Godinez, 49, of Washington passed away Wednesday, May 24, 2017 in Peoria Heights. She was born June 13, 1967 in Peoria to Dale and Sharon Vicary. She married Jerry Godinez June 13, 2014 in Peoria; he survives. She is also survived by her children, Christopher (Angela) Butler of Peoria, Renee Carlow of Springfield, Zach Butler of Peoria; step-children, Jordan Godinez of Morton, Joshua (Elizabeth) Godinez of Washington, Jessica (Bryan) Ogden of Washington and grandchildren, Arianna and Kailynn. She was preceded in death by her parents. Michelle worked for Maui Jim Sunglasses as the repair tech and team leader. She loved riding on the chopper with her husband, NASCAR and was an avid Chicago Cubs fan. She was a kind and selfless person that would help anyone in need. Michelle was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend and she will be greatly missed. Cremation has been accorded and a celebration of life will be held on Saturday, June 3, 2017 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Sunnyland #1 Stop 2466 Washington Road, East Peoria, IL 61611. Memorials may be made to St. Jude in her name.