Danny C. "Hodge" Hodges, Cambridge, WI (1954-2014)
February 23, 1954 - June 24, 2014
Danny C. Hodges, "Hodge", 60, loving husband, father, son, brother, uncle and grandfather, passed away on June 24, 2014, at UW Hospital in Madison, after a lengthy illness. Dan was born Feb. 23, 1954, in Manila, AR, the son of William and Pauline Hodges. He graduated from South Beloit High School in 1972. He entered into marriage with his best friend and love of his life, Diana Hodges in 1990. He retired in 2012, after working more than 30 years in the auto salvage industry, where he had many friends. Dan was an avid NASCAR and Chicago Bears fan who also enjoyed cooking. He loved to spend time with his family, especially his grandchildren.
Dan is survived by his wife, Diana (Maholic) Hodges of Cambridge; his mother, Pauline Hodges of South Beloit, IL; one daughter, Jennifer Sturm of Cambridge; one son, Chris Sturm of Bonita Springs, FL; two sisters, Carrie (Mike) Rosencrance of Roscoe, IL, and Karen (Bruce) Barlow of Cambridge; a sister-in-law, Sue (Chad) Arnold of Bradford, PA; many other family members including six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father, William.
Family and friends may call at NITARDY FUNERAL HOME in Cambridge, WI, from 10 a.m. until Noon on Saturday, June 28, 2014, with service to follow. Memorials may be made to the UW Health Transplant Program-The Douglas T. Miller Memorial Transplant Fund.