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Kenny Wayne Hodges

May 22, 1956 September 19, 2018
Kenny Wayne Hodges
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Obituary for Kenny Wayne Hodges

Kenneth Wayne Hodges, age 62, of Lapeer, formerly of Attica/Dryden, died Wednesday, September 19, 2018. He was born May 22, 1956 in Lapeer, to James and Velma (Quade) Hodges.

Kenny graduated from Dryden High School in 1974 and married Lorie Jane Meier on June 25, 1977 at the First Baptist Church of Lapeer. He was a machinist for Ford Motor Company – Romeo Engine Plant, retiring in 2008. Kenny was an avid Detroit Tiger, Detroit Lions and especially University of Michigan Fan!! Mr. Hodges loved golfing and bowling; for many years he coached the Imlay City High School Girls Bowling Team and after retirement he worked for Castle Creek Golf Course … so he could golf whenever he wanted to. Kenny loved Ford Mustangs and got a new 2016 Yellow Mustang Convertible for his 60th Birthday. Mr. and Mrs. Hodges were longtime active, devoted members of the First Baptist Church of Attica. Kenny was involved with and supported Love, INC. – Lapeer …. Love In The Name of Christ.

Mr. Hodges is survived by his wife: Lorie Hodges of Lapeer; son: Mitchell (Michelle) Hodges of Traverse City; father-in-law: Carl (Lois) Meier of Metamora; siblings: John (Marci) Hodges of Clifford, Jim (Sandy) Hodges of Lapeer, Diane Robards of Missouri, Jackie Stone of Arkansas, Renee’ (Phil) Burley of Clio and Dawn (Kris) Marshall of West Branch; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his daughter: Kacy Hodges; parents: Jim and Velma Hodges; mother-in-law: Helen Meier; infant sister: Connie Thurlow; brothers-in-law: Lonnie Stone and Bill Poppeck; and Ron Thurlow.

Per Kenny’s wishes, a Private Celebration of His Life will take place at a later date. Cremation has been entrusted to Muir Brothers Funeral Home in Lapeer. Memorial contributions may be made to Love, INC, P.O. Box 1146, Lapeer, MI 48446, Paradise Animal Rescue, 2266 North Lapeer Rd., Lapeer, MI 48446 or Pregnancy Resource Center – Lapeer, 1715 Imlay City Rd., Lapeer, MI 48446. Please share condolences and memories at


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Private Celebration of Life

Memorial Contribution

Pregnancy Resource Center

1715 Imlay City Rd.
Lapeer, MI 48446

Paradise Animal Rescue

2266 N. Lapeer Rd.
Lapeer, MI 48446

Love, INC

P.O. Box 1146
Lapeer, MI 48446

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