Irene M. Hodgdon, 99
Blue Earth Irene Hodgdon, age 99, of Blue Earth, passed away Tuesday, April 23, 2019, at St. Luke’s Lutheran Care Center. Funeral services were held on Saturday, April 27, 2019, at 11 a.m., at Trinity Lutheran Church in Blue Earth, Rev. Jeanette J. Bidne officiated. Visitation was from 9-11 a.m. before the service at the church. Burial was in Riverside Cemetery, Blue Earth. Web tributes may be left at www.pattonfh.com
Irene Marion Davis was born Nov. 26, 1919 on a farm in Pickwick Valley, daughter of George and Louise (Braatz) Davis. She taught in the Blue Earth School System for 20 years, then continued as a substitute teacher for 15 years.
Irene is survived by her son, Alfred (Sharon) Hodgdon, of Leroy; daughter, Ellen Shannon, of Marietta, Georgia; three grandchildren, three step- grandchildren, two great- grandchildren and two step-great-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to Trinity Lutheran Church or St. Luke’s Lutheran Care Center.