The Obit For Thomas Hodges
April 19, 2012
Thomas Leroy Hodges
died April 8, 2012, at the age of 87.
Mr. Hodges was a resident of Oakhurst for 39 years.
He was born Aug. 15, 1924 in Pasadena.
Mr. Hodges served in the Naval Construction Battalion of the U.S. Navy
He played semi-pro baseball for the Pittsburgh Pirates and worked in the
telephone industry for 64 years, retiring as an engineer of Sierra Telephone
Company after 14 years.
Mr. Hodges was a lifelong member of the Oakhurst Masonic Lodge.
He is survived by wife Laura; son Stephen Hodges and wife Sylvia of Utah;
daughters Marilyn Maynard and husband Rick of Oregon, and Janine Bowman
and husband Douglas of Madera; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren;
brothers Edward of Burbank, and Allen of Oregon; and sister Edna of Idaho.
Remembrances may be made in the name of Thomas Leroy Hodges to Children's
Hospital Central California -- 9300 Valley Children's Place PC 17, Madera,