80, of Baldwin, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on September 11, 2020. Born in Pittsburgh on May 15, 1940. Beloved son to the late Chester and Lottie Godlewski. Loving husband of 55 years to Suzanne Renkin Godlewski. Caring father to Susan Godlewski (Joe McKibbin), Jill A. Godlewski, Stacey Godlewski and Kenneth Godlewski. Brother to Dolly Schultz and Marcella Piotrowski as well as many loving nieces, nephews and family members.
He was born on the Southside and was one of 13 siblings. He proudly served in the United States Army as a Master Tank Gunner from 1959 – 1962.
Chester (Archie) worked for J & L Steel for 20 years until 1984. He also worked at General Window Cleaning and eventually retired from the VA Hospital Oakland Facility.
Chester loved to spend time with family and friends as he was always the life of the party. Many will fondly remember his silly antics and infectious laugh and smile.
Friends will be received 3-8 pm. on Wednesday, September 16, 2020 at the Cieslak & Tatko Funeral Home and Cremation Services; 2935 Brownsville Rd. Pittsburgh, PA 15227
A Blessing Service will be at 8pm. Wednesday, September 16, 2020 at Cieslak & Tatko Funeral Home.
In Lieu of Flowers please make memorial donations in Chester’s name to:
WOUNDED WARRIORS PROJECT
600 River Ave Suite 400,
Pittsburgh, PA 15212
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