Fort Wayne, IN (October 15, 2018) — Alan Wayne Godsey, 66, passed on to eternal life on Saturday evening, October 13, 2018 at Hospice Home in Fort Wayne.

Alan was born July 8, 1952 to Ernest Elbert Godsey and Christine (Upchurch) Godsey who preceded him in death. Alan was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, and moved to Fort Wayne as a teenager. Alan founded The Northmen, and the Northern Gospel Singing Convention. His desire was to share the Gospel of Jesus Christ through song. He began singing at the age of four with his family group, The Upchurch Family.

He loved being with his family, enjoyed any activity the grandkids were involved in and family vacations.

He is survived by his wife of 46 years Cathy (Wallace) Godsey, daughter Amanda (Jason) Moore, son, Scott Godsey; three grandchildren, Madeline Moore, Jonathan Moore, and Lincoln Godsey; two sisters Judy (Vernon) Baker and Helen (Jeff) Gallant; nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Funeral Service will be held at D.O. McComb and Sons- Pine Valley 1320 E Dupont Rd, Ft. Wayne, Indiana, on Thursday October 18, 2018 10:30 a.m., with calling one hour prior. Visitation will also be at the funeral home Wednesday October 17, 2018 from 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. Burial in Prairie Grove Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana.

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Source: Scott Godsey Facebook Page

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