Belva M. Godden, 83, a resident of West Sixth St. Oswego, passed away April 18, 2011 at the Oswego Hospital.
Born in Oswego, she was the daughter of the late Harry and Elizabeth (Clarke) Sheldon.
Belva worked as a bookkeeper at Birdseye. She was a past president of the Alter Guild at the Church of the Resurrection and an active member of the Breast Cancer Encouragers.
She also enjoyed sewing.
Surviving are her daughter, Dale (Russell) Click of Long Island; her son, Robert E. (Diane) Godden Jr. of Oswego; two grandchildren Joshua Godden and Jocelyn Gareimink; four great-grandchildren, Liam, Joshua, Louka and Brandon.
She was predeceased by her husband, Robert E. Godden and two sisters, Grace Wise and Jane Hurd.
Memorial Services will be held at the Church of the Resurrection at a time to be announced. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery.
Nelson Funeral Home has care of arrangements.
Online condolences may be made at www.nelson-funeralhome.com