Rodney T. Hodgen

August 10, 2009

Rodney T. Hodgen 56, of Clarks Hill, IN, died at 9:31 a.m. August 10, 2009 at Clarian Arnett Hospital, Lafayette, IN. Born June 22, 1953 in Frankfort, IN, to Jim and Laura (Bybee) Hodgen. He married Cathy Hodgen and they divorced. Mr. Hodgen was a 1971 graduate of Wainwright High School and was a lifelong Clarks Hill resident. He was an iron worker for the Local 379 for 35 years. His memberships include; Local 379 Iron Workers Union and Colfax American Legion.

Visitation and Services

Services will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, August 13, 2009 at Goodwin Funeral Home. Visitation will be Wednesday from 4-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Greenlawn Memorial Park. Memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association.

Survived by:

Parents: Jim & Laura Hodgen of Clarks Hill 2 Sons: Rodney Hodgen of Clarks Hill and James Robert ‘J.R.’ Hodgen of Clarks Hill 2 Daughters: Wendy (Jim) Stewart of Indianapolis and Angel (Eric) McMahel of Lafayette 2 Brothers: Frank (Patty) Hodgen of Jefferson and Jimmie Lyn Hodgen 2 Sister: Wenda Mae (Tony) Peterson of Lafayette and Rebecca Jo Hodgen of Lafayette 6 Grandchildren

Preceded by:

Preceded in death by 1 son, Francis Hodgen.


3 Condolences for “Rodney T. Hodgen”

  1. Judy Beaver August 11, 2009 at 9:45 am

    I went to school with Rodney, and remember that he had a kind soul. One of the things I remember is him giving me his school picture when I had none to give back. I’m very sorry to see that he passed on and wish that memories of him will comfort his family.

  2. Melinda Newby August 12, 2009 at 2:21 pm

    I work with Wendi Stewart in Indianapolis. My heart goes out to her and her family. Let me know if you need anything. I love you girl! “I Know!”

  3. Charlene Clark August 14, 2009 at 10:21 am

    To friends and family of Rod: My heart goes out to you. As you miss him remember that he has done what we all have yet to do. Remember the good times. A childhood friend and neighbor, Charlene Smith Clark

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