Bom-Wrapper

Ellen

Ellen "Kay" Hodson

Monday, August 16th, 1943 - Wednesday, March 4th, 2020
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Ellen "Kay" Hodson, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Ellen "Kay" Hodson

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Obituary

Ellen "Kay" Hodson, age 76, of Bellbrook, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 4th, 2020 at her home. She was born August 16th, 1943 to Ann (Ward) in Columbus, Ohio.

Kay was a strong, family-oriented woman. She loved her family more than anything. She took great joy in her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She lived for any of their events, whether it be sports, dance, piano, even band and choir concerts. She was always ready for a family celebration. She and her husband Ted were known for their infamous Memorial Day parties. This yearly celebration lasted over 40 years. Volleyball, softball, sing-alongs, and poker were the order of events. Kay especially enjoyed playing volleyball. Although she wasn't very good, she still loved it anyway. Kay's favorite thing to do was play cards with her family and friends. She was also part of a Bridge Group for over 40 years.

Kay loved traveling all over the world with her husband, Ted, and best friend Delores. They traveled to England, Hawaii, and Spain to name a few destinations. She enjoyed seeing new places and spending time together with family on the beach. She enjoyed listening to many artists such as Elvis, Patsy Cline, and Billy Joel, but Ted was her favorite rockstar. Kay will be remembered for her kind, caring, personality. She demonstrated this daily- caring for her children, grandchildren, and especially her husband.

She was preceded in death by her parents; siblings Barbara, David, and Lida; and lifelong best friend Delores Doggett. Kay is survived by her loving husband of 56 years, Ted Hodson; daughters Kristine (Marc) Gainey, Kelly (Dan) Hodson-Dircksen, and Wendy (Rob) Reigelsperger, son Aaron (Beth) Hodson; grandchildren Theo and Drew Gainey, Brittany (Byron) Branch, Tiffany (Jon) White, Cameron Blair, Lyla Dircksen, Ethan, Kyle, and Jeremy Reigelsperger, Miranda, Aaron, and Callie Hodson; great-grandchildren Chloe and Peyton Branch and Harrison White; sister Cathy Wagenlander and numerous family members and friends.

To help the family celebrate her life, you are invited to share during her visitation at Conner & Koch Life Celebration Home (92 W. Franklin St., Bellbrook, OH 45305) on Sunday, March 8, 2020 from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm. Life Celebration Services will be held Monday, March 9th, 2020 at 11:00 am at Bellbrook Presbyterian Church (72 W. Franklin, Bellbrook, OH 45305).

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to Kettering Cancer Center (3700 Southern Blvd, Kettering, OH 45429). You are welcome to send a condolence, flowers, or share a story or picture about Kay at www.ConnerAndKoch.com by clicking on her name.
Read Less

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Sunday, March 8th, 2020 | 3:00pm - 6:00pm
    When
    Sunday, March 8th, 2020 3:00pm - 6:00pm
    Location
    Conner & Koch Life Celebration Home
    Address
    92 W Franklin St
    Bellbrook, Ohio 45305
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Monday, March 9th, 2020 | 11:00am
    When
    Monday, March 9th, 2020 11:00am
    Location
    Bellbrook Presbyterian Church
    Address
    72 W. Franklin,
    Bellbrook, OH 45305
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Ellen "Kay" here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

No video recorded.

Private Condolence
Plant a Tree in Memory of Ellen "Kay"
0 trees have been planted in memory of Ellen "Kay" Hodson
BS

Barb and Megan Snyder

Posted at 11:13pm
With deepest sympathy
Flower Image

Barb and Megan Snyder purchased flowers for the family of Ellen "Kay" Hodson.

MF

Michael Blair Family

Posted at 01:51pm
Always remembered! Grandma Kay! Her home was always safe and comfortable!
Flower Image

Michael Blair Family purchased flowers for the family of Ellen "Kay" Hodson.

HS

Heartfelt Sympathies Store

Posted at 12:23pm
Flower Image

Flowers were purchased and a memorial tree planted for the family of Ellen "Kay" Hodson.

HS

Heartfelt Sympathies Store

Posted at 10:14am
Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss... Our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.
Flower Image

Flowers were purchased for the family of Ellen "Kay" Hodson.

MG

Mary C Graves

Posted at 02:09pm
Dear Hodson Family.....my prayers are with you at this time. I know both Kelly and Kristin and want them to know that you are both in my thoughts....as well as the rest of the family. May God be with you at this time and always. Sincerely, Mary C. Graves
Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: