Obituary - Mrs. Rose Hodges

22 June 1951 The Observer (Henty)

The death occurred in the Albury Hospital on Thursday morning of Mrs. Rose Hodges, of Morven, at the age of 55 years.

Deceased was born at Gregadoo and came to reside at Morven more than 30 years ago. She leaves five daughters: Daphne (Mrs. M. Toohey, Tumut), Rose (Mrs. J. Toohey, Fairfield), Pheobe (Mrs. Wakefield, Numurkah), Jean (Mrs. J. Cameron, Morven), Ruby (Tumut), and four sons, Messrs. Ruben Hodges (Tumut), Stanley, Herbert and Claude Hodges (Morven). 

She is also survived by four sisters and five brothers. They are Mrs. E. Bradshaw (Morven), Mrs. J. Davis (Wagga), Mrs. E. Burgin (Morven) Mrs. H. McNuff (Morven), and Messrs. E. and C. Holder (Holbrook), R. Holder (Henty) and W. and A. Holder (Morven) .

Her husband predeceased her 12 years ago. 

Interment took place in the Church of England portion of the Culcairn cemetery, the cortege moving from the Church of England, Culcairn, following a service conducted by the Rev. K. Luders, who also officiated at the graveside.

The coffin-bearers were Messrs. V. and R. Holder, H., R. and S. Hodges and S. McNuff. Lester and Son, Albury, had charge of the funeral arrangements.