07/26/09 — JEROME M. HODGES

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Oct. 12, 1963 - July 21, 2009

Jerome Matthew Hodges, 45, of 313 Camden Place, died Tuesday at his home.

A memorial service will be held Tuesday at 11:30 a.m. at Cherry Hospital Chapel with the Rev. Wilbert B. Johnson officiating.

Jerome was born in Nice, France, on Oct. 12, 1963. He joined the Marines after graduating from Waipahu High School. Jerome returned to Camp LeJeune and there he made his home. He served his country with honor and pride. Jerome was employed at Cherry Hospital.

Jerome is survived by his mother and stepfather, Mona Ann Amero and Neil Amero of Peoria, Ariz.; his wife, Joan Baier Hodges of Goldsboro; his daughters, Kristen Nicole and Heather Jane Scheidt; his son, Jerome Matthews Hodges Jr., all of Las Vegas; his brothers, Clyde Hodges Jr. of Ewa Beach, Hawaii, Michael Hodges of Milwaukee, Wisc. and Andrew Hodges of Waipahu, Hawaii; his sisters, Kenny Ann Sarona (Peyton) of Sherwood, Oregon and Laurie Ann Hodges of Kaneo'he, Hawaii; three grandchildren and his in-laws, Mark and Midge Kayfez of San Francisco, Calif. and Hank and Peg Baier of East Hampton, N.Y. He is also survived by many nephews, nieces, aunts, uncles and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his father, Sgt. Maj. (ret) Clyde Howard Hodges Sr.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.seymourfuneralhome.


Published in Obituaries on July 26, 2009 8:46 AM