Wood Rustic 08

Edward D. Hodges

September 17, 1938 ~ January 12, 2020 (age 81)


Edward D. Hodges, 81, passed away peacefully under hospice care at Tecumseh Place on January 12, 2020.  He was born on September 17, 1938, to Dwight and Helen Hodges in Tecumseh.  Ed graduated from Tecumseh High School in 1956 and from University of Michigan in 1960 with a degree in math and education.  He spent most of his teaching career teaching math at Bay City Central High School and also taught at University of Michigan and Monroe Community College before retiring. Ed had a lifelong hobby in model railroading and also a lifelong interest in the history of Tecumseh.  He was a member of the Tecumseh Historical Society. He was preceded in death by his parents and niece Kirsten Allen.  Ed is survived by his sister Jane Wyatt, Port Austin; niece, Sherri Halucha, Hampton Bays, NY;  two great-nieces, Elizabeth Allen, Ypsilanti, and Anna Holm, San Diego, CA and two great-nephews Josh Allen, Ypsilanti and Ben Halucha, Hampton Bays, NY. Cremation has taken place.  A burial service will be held in the spring.  Memorials may be made to the Tecumseh Historical Society. 


To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Edward D. Hodges, please visit our floral store.


You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or by planting a memorial tree in the memory of Edward D. Hodges
© 2020 J. Gilbert Purse Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA