Horace L. Dodd Jr.

San Diego, California

1927 - 2017


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Horace L. Dodd, Jr. May 17, 1927 - February 12, 2017 San Diego Horace L. Dodd, Jr. was born May 17, 1927 in Tulahoma, Tennessee. He grew up on a one horse farm and attended a one room school house.He entered the Navy in late 1944 and was a WWII vet. He returned home after the war but rejoined in...

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My sincere condolences to the family for the loss of your loved one. May prayers strengthen you and memories comfort you, and may our Lord Jesus Christ and God our Father, who loves us, comfort your hearts and "make you firm". (2 Thessalonians 2:16, 17)

I am very sorry to hear of the loss of your loved one. One day many will have the opportunity to live again. May the hope of everlasting life sustain and comfort you during this difficult time. John 17:3

Sincerely, F.Mitchell

I enjoyed working with Horace on the Westerner Brand Books, and e was generous to share them with Save Our Heritage Organization. John Rush

Horace Dodd was my uncle and I would dearly appreciate hearing plans of his memorial service so that I could attend.

Horace L Dodd

Sharon and Dave Tooley

Rest Easy old friend.....Dave Tooley

From book-binding to bromiliads, Horace knew more than I will ever hope to know - in this life or the next.

A gentle man who didn't go gently - it was my honor and to my very good fortune that he shared with kindness so many moments with me.

Horace also belonged to a little-known but proud group known as the Maritime Research Society. We met monthly on the lower decks of the tall ship Star of India.

I'll always remember him as a little man with a big heart. And his mind was as deep and voluminous as his famous book collections.

Many a time he had my back in discussions about maritime history or meeting protocol.

You could count on Horace to be quick with the good questions and improvement-minded...

Horace was a special man - gentle and funny and smart. He and Lillian were such a wonderful couple. Now they will lie together again forever. Would you kindly let us know when the memorial will be - email to [email protected] John and Horace worked on 4 Brand Books together.