After a long illness John A Godwin died on the 25th of April 2015. The Requiem Mass was held on the 1st of May at Our Lady and St Benedict in Ampleforth, North Yorkshire co-celebrated by Dom Andrea, Father Michael and two Monks from Ampleforth Abbey. Ten years ago John, Mary and other friends welcomed Don Stefano and the Boys from Italy to the House in Dodding Green. It was a very happy occasion. Later on John become a Trustee and a Fund Raiser. When Mother Elvira was visiting the House, John used to enjoy picking her up from Manchester and Liverpool Airports. He had a close relationship with Mother Elvira and it was always a source of fun and laughter. For many years John and Mary had an apartment in Ambleside and they enjoyed entertaining the Boys and their Cenacolo friends .
May he rest in peace.