John C. "Pete" Hodge, Sr.
July 7, 1928 – February 5, 2019
John C. “Pete” Hodge, Sr, 90 years of age passed away February 5, 2019 at the Veterans Hospital in Louisville. Pete was born July 7, 1928 in New Albany to the late John and Alice Hodge and was an Army Veteran of the Korean War. He was the owner/operator of Hodge’s Water Service and a retired school bus driver from the New Albany-Floyd County School Corporation. He was a member of the American Legion Bonnie Sloan Post 28, VFW Post 3281, and St. Mary’s Catholic Church all in New Albany. Along with his parents he was preceded in death by his sister Florence “Sis” Razor.
He is survived by his daughter Johna Hodge, grandsons, Wyatt James and Morgan John Phelps, brother, George “Bud” Hodge, sisters, Deloris Cody, and Norma Janaway, and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm Friday at Kraft Funeral Service, 2776 Charlestown Rd., New Albany, Indiana. His Military Honors Service will be held 11:00 am Saturday at the Kraft Funeral Chapel with entombment to follow at Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park in New Albany, Indiana.
Online condolences may be made to www.kraftfs.com
- Visitation Friday, February 8, 2019
- Military Honors Service Saturday, February 9, 2019