Richard Charles Jodon (1942 - 2014)

  • "A friend to us "younger guys" during our school years. ..."
  • "Deanne: My sincere sympathy to you and your family."
    - Linda Nau
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    - Ron Hughes
  • "Thank you Sir, for your service to our great country! R. I...."

Richard Charles Jodon December 28, 1942 July 26, 2014 Richard Charles Jodon passed away on Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at Hospice of Piedmont in NC with his wife by his side. A memorial service will be held on July 26, 2014 at 11:00am at Trinity United Methodist Church, 128 W Howard St., Bellefonte, PA. Richard was born on December 28, 1942 in Bellefonte, PA and was the son of Charles E. Jodon and Laura Belle McCormick Jodon. He is preceded in death by his father, Charles E. Jodon. He is survived by his mother, Laura Belle Jodon of Bellefonte, PA; his wife, Jelyn Tambo-ong Jodon of High Point, NC; son Jason and his wife Catherine and daughters Maria and Alexandra Jodon of Huntsville, AL; daughter Michele and her husband Brian and sons Mason and Hayden Miller of Reno, NV; son Jerich Tambo-ong Jodon of High Point, NC; his sisters Isabel Zerby of Beavertown, PA, Deanne Sodergren (John) of Delmar, NY and brother Van Jodon (Phyllis) of Centre Hall, PA. He is also survived by his first wife, Mary Wilson Jodon of Frederick, MD. He is also blessed to have many nieces and nephews. Richard graduated from Bellefonte Area High School and attended Penn State University. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army 546th Med Co. stationed in Wiesbaden, Germany. He worked many years in commercial construction management in DC, MD and NC. He enjoyed fishing, gardening, dancing and was a member of the Potomac Valley Fly Fisherman Association and ALS Jim "Catfish" Hunter Chapter. In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations in Richard's honor be made to Hospice of the Piedmont, 1801 Westchester Dr. High Point, NC 27262 or The Jim "Catfish" Hunter Chapter of the ALS Association, 4 N. Blount St, Suite 200, Raleigh, NC 27601. Online condolences may be made at
Funeral Home
Triad Cremation Society, Inc.
2110 Veasley St. Greensboro, NC 27407
(336) 275-1005
Funeral Home Details
Published in Centre Daily Times on July 20, 2014
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