Peacefully, surrounded by his loving family on Thursday, August 1, 2013, of Lucan, Ontario passed away in his 74th year. He will be sadly missed by his loving wife and best friend of 55 years, Sheila (Ford) Hodgins. Dear father of Lori Anne Hodgins of Strathroy, Deborah Darlene Wonnacott and husband John of Arva, James (Jamie) Cecil Hodgins and wife Lynda of London. Dear grandfather of Katie, Michael; Jenny, Meghan and Adam; Brendan, Daryl and Jeremy and great-grandfather of Logan and twins Jax and Brooklyn. Dear brother of Joseph William of Lucan and the late Herb Stretton. Dear son-in-law of Almira Ford of Exeter. Dear brother-in-law of Gary Ford and wife Jan of Burlington. Dear uncle of Peggy, Nancy, Susan, Lisa, Barb, Jennifer and Michael. Predeceased by his parents Cecil and Thelma (Strasser) Hodgins. Missed every day by his beloved dog Mandy!
Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 223 Main Street, Lucan on Sunday afternoon 2-5 PM, where the funeral service will be held on Monday, August 5th at 11 AM with Bob Heywood officiating. Interment St. James Cemetery, Clandeboye.
Donations to the Lucan Area Heritage & Donnelly Museum or the London Humane Society would be appreciated by the family.