Margaret Hodgdon

Margaret C. Hodgdon90, of Reno, Nevada, passed away on June 13, 2014
Born July 28, 1923 in San Francisco, CA to Peter A. and Ellen M. Cooney. Margaret also lived in Saratoga, CA for 27 years, Sonora, CA for 22 years and Reno for the last 12 years.
Margaret joined the Navy during World War II and was stationed in Washington D.C. She worked for IBM after the war and then married her love Arthur in 1948. Margaret was a proud wife and mother, taught piano and was a volunteer for over 20 yrs. at the Tuolumne Medical Library in Sonora, CA.
Preceding her in death were Margaret's infant son, Joseph, daughter Mary C. E. Hodgdon and husband Arthur J. Hodgdon of 52 years.
Margaret is survived by son Shawn Hodgdon (Las Vegas, NV), Ellen and son in-law Steven Nistler (Reno, NV), Thomas and daughter in-law Holly Hodgdon (Reno, NV); and eight grandchildren, Maritess Hodgdon, Christopher (Jennifer) Hodgdon, Lisa (Roy) Dowding and William Hodgdon all of Las Vegas, Michael (Christine) Hodgdon of San Diego, Larry (Alyssa) Nistler, Nickolas Nistler & Elizabeth Hodgdon all of Reno, NV, and numerous great-grandchildren.
A viewing will be held from 5-7 PM on Wednesday, June 18th at Walton Funeral home 875 W, 2nd St., Reno, NV
Viewing for family and friends will begin at 10 a.m. and a Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Friday, June 20th at Saint Aloysius Gonzaga Retreat Center, 19101 Bear Creek Road, Los Gatos, CA -.
Interment to follow at Holy Cross Cemetery, 1500 Old Mission Road, Colma, CA.


Funeral Home

Duggan's Serra Mortuary
500 Westlake Avenue Daly City, CA 94014
Published in San Francisco Chronicle from June 18 to June 19, 2014