Donald S. Bodi passed away peacefully at Ebeid Hospice, Sylvania, OH on Sunday, December 15, 2013. He had most recently been a resident of Aspen Grove, Lambertville, MI. Don was born in Toledo on June 25, 1929, to Harvey and Angela (Sanzenbacher) Bodi. He married Audrey Contat on May 14, 1949, at Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church in Toledo, OH, just prior to moving to Quantico, VA, where he served in the U.S. Marine Corps
. He returned from military duty to Toledo and worked for the railroad and several other factories, until joining the Toledo Fire Department in 1957. He retired as a Lieutenant in 1987.
Don was a member of
Regina Coeli Catholic Church and the Toledo Retired
Firefighters Association. He enjoyed fishing and gardening. He was supportive and very generous with his children and family.
Don was preceded in death by his wife, Audrey. He is survived and will be missed by his children, Susan Majoros, Michael (Elaine) and Christopher (Sonya) Bodi; grandchildren, Jeffrey (Corrine) and Josh Majoros, Melanie (Shaun) Parker, Heather (Robert) Burgett, Ben Bodi and Samantha Bodi, and great-grandchildren, Collin, Audrey, Ryan, Grace, Cambria, and Sophia. He is also survived by special friend, Zonie Estrel, to whom the family is very grateful.
Family and friends may visit on Wednesday, December
18, from 2:00-8:00 p.m. at
Sujkowski Funeral Home Northpointe, 114 E. Alexis Rd. where a Last Alarm Service will take place at 7:00 p.m. Funeral Services will begin Thursday, at 9:30 a.m. in the funeral home and continue with the Funeral Mass in Regina Coeli Church at 10:00 a.m. Entombment will follow in Toledo Memorial Park with Military Honors by the Lucas County Burial Corps.
Memorial donations may be given to the Toledo Fire and Rescue Foundation or Ebeid Hospice. Please view and share condolences and memories at www.sujkowski.com