Virginia Louise Hodge, 88, of Marietta, passed away Thursday (Oct. 18, 2012) at Marietta Memorial Hospital. She was born Thursday, May 22, 1924, in Gassaway, W.Va. to the late Howard and Olive Hersman Connolly.
Virginia was a member of the Marietta First Church of the Nazarene where she served as a Sunday School Teacher for many years. She is survived by sons, William Paul Hodge of Lowell, Robert E. Hodge (Sandy) of Marietta; daughters, Sue Kuhn (Jerald) and Judith Ann Hodge both of Marietta; 15 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Harold Allen Hodge Sr. on Sept. 15, 1971; two sons, James Edward Hodge on April 13, 1968 in Vietnam, Harold A. Hodge Jr. on May 28, 2009; and several siblings.
Funeral services will be held at Marietta First Church of the Nazarene at 11 a.m., Tuesday, with burial to follow at Schafer Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at Hadley Funeral Home Reno Chapel, 1021 Pike Street. Memorials may be made to the Marietta First Church of the Nazarene. Online condolences may be made at www.hadleyfh.com