Passed away peacefully at South Huron Hospital, Exeter on Thursday, January 30, 2014 of Lucan and formerly of Whalen Corners in her 92nd year. Beloved wife of the late Hamilton W. Hodgins (2011) for 68 years. Dear mother of Berton Hodgins of Lucan and Sharon and Fred Mardlin of Denfield. Dear grandmother of Louise and John Broeders of Bryanston, Lynn Mardlin of Exeter and Lisa and Dave Vandewalle of Dublin. Dear great-grandmother of Adam, Nicholas, Emily, Adrianna, and Cole; Tess; and Jeromy. Dear sister of Phyllis and Don O’Neil and sister-in-law of Gwen Grose, Gloria Hodgins and Andy Van Geel all of Lucan, and Vincent Hodgins and Genevieve Worrall both of Denfield. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her infant son Earl, brothers Calvin and Charlie Grose, sister Kathleen Grose and brothers and sisters-in-law Marjorie Grose, Austin and Dolly Hodgins, Lawrence Hodgins, Lyle Worrall, and Lillian Hodgins.
Friends and family may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 223 Main Street, Lucan on Sunday 2-4 and 7-9 PM where the funeral service will be held on Monday, February 3rd at 11AM with Rev. Ruth Ferrier officiating. Interment St. James Cemetery, Clandeboye.
Donations to the Holy Trinity Anglican Church or the Ailsa Craig and Area Food Bank would be appreciated by the family.