William "Bill" Hudson(1943 - 2012)

William "Bill" Hudson

COSHOCTON: William "Bill" Daniel Hudson, age 69, was found deceased at his home in Fort Wright, Kentucky on September 18, 2012. Bill was born in Coshocton, Ohio on February 5, 1943, and grew up there graduating in the Coshocton High School class of 1961. He continued on with his education at Miami University and also served in the Navy-USNR for five years.

He resided for many years in the Sacramento, California area and became a senior architect with Carissimi Rohrer Associates in Sacramento and worked for Sierra College in Rocklin. He was the former President of the East Sacramento Rotary Club; was an avid golfer, fisherman and jazz enthusiast. Bill moved to Kentucky four years ago.

Bill is survived by his daughters, Lori (Tim) Potter, Sarah (Kevin) Fleming, and Kristen (Christopher) Newell all of Connecticut; grandchildren, Matthew Potter, Christopher Potter, Noah Cudd, Sierra Fleming, Cash Fleming, Levi Fleming, Ashton Newell, and Rylan Newell all of Connecticut; brother and sister-in-law, Rick (Cathy) Hudson of Coshocton, Ohio; nephews, Bradley Hudson and Micah (Chelsea) Hudson all of Columbus, Ohio; niece Abigail (Charles) Alsdurf of Falmouth, Maine; uncle, Elden Hudson of Zanesville, Ohio; several cousins; ex-wives, Kathleen Locke Hudson of Connecticut and Diana Kuchar Hudson of California; and step son, Todd Kuchar of California.

Bill was preceded in death by his parents, William Christopher and Virginia Speck Hudson; brother, Larry Marc Hudson; grandparents; and aunts and uncles.

A Service of Remembrance will be held on Saturday, October 6, 2012, at 12:00 pm at Given-Dawson Funeral Home, Coshocton, with Pastor Jeremy Roseberry officiating. The family will receive friends from 10:00 am until the time of the services at the funeral home on Saturday. For those who wish, memorial donations may be made to any Alcoholics Anonymous Group, the Coshocton Alumni Scholarship Fund, C/O The Coshocton Foundation, P. O. Box 55, Coshocton, Ohio 43812 or to Park United Methodist Church, 122 Park Ave., Coshocton, Ohio 43812.

An online memorial can be viewed at www.given-dawsonfuneralhome.com.

Bill's daughters will remember fondly the closing words he always used at the end of each conversation, "Bye, for now."

Funeral Home

Given-Dawson Funeral Home
186 Park Ave Coshocton, OH 43812
(740) 622-1711

Published in the Coshocton Tribune on Sept. 30, 2012