Ada E. Hodgson

Hodgson, Ada E.

Ada E. Hodgson, age 86, of 1940 Russell Street, Wisconsin Rapids, WI died Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at Riverview Medical Center, Wisconsin Rapids, WI.

Funeral Services are 11:00 AM Saturday, November 10, 2012 at Ritchay Funeral Home, Wisconsin Rapids, WI. Rev. Joshua Fite will officiate. Burial in Calvary Cemetery. Visitation will take place at Ritchay Funeral Home on Saturday from 9:30-11:00 AM.

Ada was born August 28, 1926 in the Town of Russell, WI to Harold and Frances (Jensen) Coyer. She married Wayne R. Hodgson on June 11, 1943 in Merrill, WI. Ada served in the Civil Service during World War II. She also at one time was employed at a bakery in Milwaukee and at various grocery stores in the Wisconsin Rapids area.

Ada is survived by her husband, Wayne; four children, Darwin (Barbara) Hodgson of Wisconsin Rapids, WI, Loren Hodgson of Waupaca, WI, Jay (Maurine) Hodgson of Wisconsin Rapids, WI and Julie Hodgson of Kenosha, WI; three sisters, Marilyn Boyd, Dana (Wayne) Podeweltz, and Gwen Podeweltz all of Merrill, WI; 11 grandchildren and many great grandchildren.

Ada was preceded in death by her parents; two daughters, Jerelyn Tracy and Lynette Tracy; five sisters, Phyllis Doering, Gayle Bergen, Donna Bennish, Linda Doering and Sally Coyer; brother, Dick Coyer; and daughter in law, Nancy Hodgson.


Published in Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune on Nov. 8, 2012