May 18, 1969 - Jan. 15, 2014
SOUTH BEND — Rachelle Lee Godfread, 44, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 15.
She was born May 18, 1969, in Elkhart, to Adam and Rosa (Harris) Bossnack.
Surviving are two sons, Michael John Godfread and Joseph Scott Godfread, both of Evansville; her parents; and four siblings, Adam V. (Carla) Bossnack, Melissa (Devin) Nuner, Christina (Travis) Snider and John (Angie) Bossnack. Also surviving are 12 nieces and nephews.
Rachelle graduated from Elkhart Central High School in 1987, was on the swimming team as well as Christiana Creek Country Club’s team and even went to state. While at the University of Evansville she was a cheerleader and in the Phi Mu sorority. She was an all-around athletic person. She was enrolled in a nursing program in the past and has substituted for Vanderburgh School Corp. in Evansville and Elkhart Community Schools. More recently she was to begin a career with American Airlines as a flight attendant.
She was fluent in Spanish and German. Rachelle enjoyed many things such as rescue animals, music, movies, dancing, swimming and traveling. While traveling she lived in Spain, Italy, Greece, Turkey, Africa, England and France. More than anything she was an amazing mother, being their No. 1 fan at sporting events, supporting and protecting them, and cherishing the time she spent with them. She lived and breathed for her children and will be missed by so many.
Visitation for Rachelle will be from noon to 2 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 21, at Walley-Mills-Zimmerman Funeral Home. A service will follow at 2 p.m. There will not be a burial following the service.
Memorial contributions may be given at Old National Bank through United Way and Teachers Credit Union through Martin’s Super Market. These donations will benefit Rachelle’s boys, Michael and Joseph. Because of her love for animals, donations can also be made to the Humane Society of Elkhart County or Vanderburgh Humane Society in Evansville. For online condolences please visit www.wmzfh.com.