Robert Joseph Hodge
He was welcomed by our Lord on April 2, 2013
Born February 9,1939 to Frances and Marion Hodge in Council Bluffs Iowa.
Bob graduated from Abraham Lincoln High School in 1958 and soon after entered the Air Force where he met and married Emma Crystel Flett.
They were blessed with 8 children. Michelle (Richard), Mike (Rhonda), Marci (Bob), Monica, Mindy (Rick), Mariena (Darren), Mitchell, Molly.
He leaves behind 19 grandchildren, and three sisters MaryLou, Marjorie, Loraine, and many nieces & nephews.
Bob had many stories of good times & adventures on Moore avenue & Fairmont Park with friends & family.
Bob traveled the world looking for his place in life and found it in our Lord Jesus Christ. He shepherded many prayer meetings with family & friends. He was a beacon of truth for those that could listen.
Bob moved to Newcastle California in 2000. Where he spent his final years on Hodge Hill, playing in the dirt and building what god gave him to build, with his close friend & companion Bea Waters.
He is loved dearly and will be missed by those that knew him.
He was preceded in death by his mother & father and his son Mitchell. His brothers Vernon and Richard. And his beloved Bea.