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In Tribute to William Robert Godshalk
35 years old.   Residence: New York, N.Y.
Died in World Trade Center

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Sending lots of love to Bill on his 46th birthday.

*** Posted by grace godshalk on 2012-05-11 ***

Bill Godshalk you are never far from my thoughts. I remember every time we were together because you made everyone special. You brought nothing but love and light to my life. I miss you Bill. With all my love, rebecca

*** Posted by Rebecca Richardson silver on 2011-09-10 ***

Bill Godshalk you are never far from my thoughts. I remember every time we were together because you made everyone special. You brought nothing but love and light to my life. I miss you Bill. With all my love, rebecca

*** Posted by Rebecca Richardson silver on 2011-09-10 ***

Bill Godshalk you are never far from my thoughts. I remember every time we were together because you made everyone special. You brought nothing but love and light to my life. I miss you Bill. With all my love, rebecca

*** Posted by Rebecca Richardson silver on 2011-09-10 ***

Great memories of a GREAT guy! Roll Tide and Perge!

*** Posted by John H on 2011-08-27 ***

Hi, Bill—

I really forget who you are because when you met me, it was the X-mas before 9/11. I am Jill Petolillo's son, and I have two siblings. I have books, and every time I read them, I am just stunned by what it looked like. I watch on Youtube about 9-11. I am saddened by this. I hope justice will be served to the masterminds behind this.

From Austin

*** Posted by Austin Petolillo on 2010-12-02 ***

Hey Bill,

Miss you and my KBW friends. I think about all of you often.


*** Posted by Rob Arnold on 2010-11-14 ***

I am not sure if we have ancestry ties but we share a common name Godshalk. So on this day your name will always be remembered.

*** Posted by Sharon Godshalk Hoffman on 2010-09-11 ***

Another year of missing Bill comes to an end. Let us hope and pray for peace in the world.

Go to the Pennsylvania 9-11 Memorial website:

*** Posted by grace maureen godshalk on 2009-12-29 ***

I do not know anyone lost on 9-11, but they are my brothers and sisters. I just want to say that I will never forget.

My heart always breaks. God Bless all the families and our Beloved Country.

*** Posted by Sue Palmer on 2009-09-11 ***

Hi to Bill and all his friends who contribute wonderful thoughts and words to this site.

Bill's namesake Will is now thirteen months old and starting to walk—he will soon be grabbing a golf club or a hockey stick. Bridget is 4yrs and 4mos and happy that her brother can keep up with her. She loves Will so much and is always hugging him.

To my Irish cousin Denis Johnston, I will get your contact info soon.

Please go to the site of the 9-11 Memorial in Lower Makefield, PA: www.9-11memorialgarden.org

Grace Maureen (MoMo)

*** Posted by Grace Maureen Parkinson-Godshalk on 2009-03-20 ***

America will never forget. You are a "God's child." God speed.

*** Posted by Rick on 2009-02-02 ***

Yank introduced me to the Grateful Dead music in 1987 that I still love today and it is because of Bill's love for it, too, that I remember him when I listen to Jerry and Bobby. That summer, Bill called me in T-Town and said you have to go to a Dead Show with me. They were playing shows all summer and of course a concert tape showed up in the mail. This song "Touch of Grey" reminds me of Bill for some reason and these lyrics as well:
"I see you've got your list out, say your piece and get out. Guess I get the gist of it, but its alright. Oh well anyway, sorry that you feel that way. Every silver linings got a touch of gray. I will get by, I will get by, I will get by, I will survive."

Thanks Bill for the friendship, positive spirit and good times!

*** Posted by b hamilton on 2008-09-11 ***

Once again, I have paid tribute to Bill on my new Web site:

*** Posted by Gary Moorhead on 2008-09-11 ***

To: Grace Maureen Parkinson-Godshalk, perhaps we could contact each other. Margaret Lynas (Kells) in Belfast has my contact details.

Denis Johnston (Northern Irish Cousin)

*** Posted by Denis Johnston on 2008-06-26 ***

Bill, you have a new nephew born February 21, 2008: "William James Haller." He is a happy baby and smiling all the time.

I have just read all the comments on this site and want to thank all those people who have written about you. It is so touching to hear their thoughts and how you shared your life with many of them. I even heard from a cousin I didn't know I had in Northern Ireland!

Sending all my love to you,

*** Posted by Grace Maureen Parkinson-Godshalk on 2008-06-15 ***

To Grace Maureen Parkinson,

We heard from my cousin, Margaret Lynas (Kells)/Parkinson, about the death of Bill Godshalk in the 9/11 attack. On behalf of your North Irish relatives, we offer our heartfelt greetings and sorrow at your loss. I hope that the US and North Irish relatives can become closer, as my son now lives in Virginia near Washington, DC, and we visit him often.

Denis Johnston (Northern Irish cousin)

*** Posted by Denis Johnston on 2008-01-14 ***

BHF isn't the same--miss you!

*** Posted by BHVF on 2007-09-11 ***

Tuesday September 11th, 2007
Hey Billy,
It's a damp chilly overcast day. I decided to tape today's memorial ceremony and watch it this evening. I'm sitting here on reading all the previous tributes so many of your friends have left. They all speak volumes of the person you grew up to be and bring back memories of your childhood. All the more reason to miss you ever so much today. God bless you and Thanks for watching over us as I know you are always there doing so.
Miss you and love you "LOTS".....Diane

*** Posted by Diane Maureen Mehrhoff on 2007-09-11 ***

I just added a comment, but found this site and wanted to be sure that Bill's family would see my addition. I knew Bill (Yank) at Alabama. We were friends, and dated for a while from 87-88. Bill has always stayed in my memory as "the one who got away". He was always the perfect gentleman, the best friend and funnyiest guy to be around. I didn't know until this Google search that Bill was lost in 9-11, but I always felt I had lost someone special in this attack. I honestly can't say how devastated I am for Bill's wife and family. He was an amazing person to know, and I am devastated for his family.
I hope his family has found the determination to move on and fight for Bill's memory.... He will remain forever "Yank" for me, hanging out with Clay Shaw, Duncan Williams and his other Phi Gamma Delta brothers....

*** Posted by Hilary on 2007-03-25 ***

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