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August Johannes (Gus) Godbersen

Posted 2010-07-03 by Sharon
Wickenburg Sun, Wickenburg Arizona
September 11, 1980

August (Gus) Johannes Godbersen, 79, died in St. Joseph’s Hospital on August 30 following a brief illness.

He was born in Olsdorf, Germany which became Denmark in 1920, and he immigrated to the United States in 1924, and became a citizen in 1931.

Before moving to Wickenburg in 1947, he had lived in Prescott and had been a poultry famer in San Diego. In Wickenburg Gus worked for many years at the various Guest Ranches, and did gardening chores for the residents of Wickenburg.

One nephew, August Godberson of Denmark survives.

Visitation will be at the Wickenburg Funeral Home on Friday, September 12 from 9 a.m. to noon. Services will be held there at 2 p.m. conducted by Rev. Wick Hutchison. Interment will be in the Wickenburg Cemetery.

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