Rebecca Jane Hodge

Born: Wed., Apr. 20, 1927
Died: Wed., Apr. 26, 2017


5:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Mon., May 01, 2017
Location: Salm-McGill-Tangeman

Mass of Christian Burial

10:30 AM Tue., May 02, 2017
Location: Holy Angels Catholic Church

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Rebecca Jane Hodge, 90, of Sidney, Ohio,  passed away at Lima Memorial Hospice, Lima, Ohio on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 6:45 AM.   She was born April 20, 1927 in Sidney, Ohio, the daughter of Charles and Rosella (Schaaf) Watercutter and they are deceased.   She was married on January 29, 1946 to William Lowell Hodge and celebrated 71 years of marriage.  William  survives along with a daughter, Priscilla Ann Reier and husband Thomas Joseph Reier of Sidney, son-in-law, Virgil E. Gibson of Quincy, Ohio; five grandchildren, fifteen great-grandchildren, and one great great grandson , one great great granddaughter and one niece and one nephew.  One daughter, Constance Sue Gibson, one grandson, Rodney Reier, one sister, Monica Frilling and two brothers, Bob Watercutter and Franklin Joseph Watercutter are deceased.   She had been a cook at Sidney High School for five years and also had worked at Monarch in the blueprint department and at Shelby Manufacturing and Schlinder Elevator as a receptionist.   She was a member of Holy Angels Catholic Church and a member of the Altar Rosary Society and also a member of the Moose and VFW.   A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 10:30 AM at Holy Angels Catholic Church with Rev. Frank Amberger.   Burial will follow at Cedar Point Cemetery, Pasco, Ohio.   Friends may call at Salm-McGill and Tangeman Funeral Home on Monday, May 1, 2017 from 5-7 PM.   Condolences may be expressed to the Hodge family on Salm-McGill and Tangeman Funeral Home’s web site

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Linda (Kempfer) Gephart
   Posted Thu April 27, 2017
Pris: I am SO SORRY to see that your mother passed away. She ALWAYS knew who I was and ALWAYS talked to me. Heaven gained a beautiful lady inside and out. Sending you hugs and prayers at this difficult time dear friend.

Janet Eakins
   Posted Thu April 27, 2017
Bill and family, So sorry that Becky has passed away. She was such a sweet lady and beautiful inside and out. You have been such lovely neighbors and I'm sorry that I wasn't able to visit you more but since I fell I only get out to go to Doctor appointments. If i can help you in any way please let me know. Janet

Larry & Nancy Roettger
   Posted Thu April 27, 2017
Bill and Family, Please accept our sympathy in your loss. May God continue to bless all of you during this difficult time. Bill and Becky were such good neighbors when we lived on Stewart St. I always enjoyed seeing Becky at the Sr. Center when we played Bingo. Keeping all your family in our prayers.

Patricia Stern
   Posted Fri April 28, 2017


In loving memory of Aunt Becky, she was a wonderful person who will be loved and missed always. Love, Pat & Terry

Patricia Stern
   Posted Fri April 28, 2017


In memory of Aunt Becky. Words cannot express how deep our sorrow is at her passing. She was a wonderful woman and a joy to be around. God Bless you Uncle Bill, Pris and Tom. Love you.

Jill Payne
   Posted Fri April 28, 2017

GARDEN PATH was sent by Jill .

We are so sorry for your loss. Love you all, Jill & Jeff Payne

Theresa Brandenburg
   Posted Sat April 29, 2017
Sending prayers and hugs to each of you during this time. She was a great woman and she will be dearly missed .

Mary & Joyce
   Posted Sat April 29, 2017
Pris and family. So sorry for your loss. Praying that you will find comfort in the many memories of your Mom and family.

Roy and Sharma Selander
   Posted Mon May 01, 2017
Pris and family: Our Deepest Sympathy! Becky always knew me and always took time to talk. Also I have good memories of working with your mom.