Richard R. Godfrey, 71, died peacefully May 7, 2013, at his sister's home at Lake Arrowhead, with his family at his side.

He was born April 11, 1942, at Pratt, the son of Deacon C. and Callie Royse Godfrey. He was a 26-year employee of Plains Marketing. He attended Cairo District 68 Grade School, graduated from Pratt High School and attended Pratt Community College. He was a member of the Cairo Methodist Church, and transferred his membership to Pratt United Methodist Church.

Survivors include a daughter, Heather (Milton) Hearn, Sawyer; a sister, Roberta (LeRoy) Conaway, Lake Arrowhead, Medicine Lodge; and two grandchildren, Brandi and Justin.

Cremation has taken place and there will be no services.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to South Wind Hospice, in care of Ayres-Calbeck Mortuary, 115 E. Fourth, Pratt, KS 67124.