Harry Dennis Hodgson
Harry D. Hodgson, age 79, of Fraser, Michigan, passed away on February 8th, 2023. In accordance with his wishes, cremation has taken place. Expressions of sympathy may be shared with the family on Harry’s Tribute wall at detroitcremationsociety.com.
Harry is survived by his beloved wife; Sandra Hodgson, his brother; Edward and wife Kathleen Hodgson.
No services are scheduled at this time but there will be a Celebration of Life sometime this spring after he is interred at the Great Lakes National Cemetery in Holly, Michigan.
Harry Dennis Hodgson was born on February 19th, 1943, in Detroit, Michigan, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Theodore and Isabelle (Yuhaus) Hodgson. After graduating from St. Philip Neri High School in 1961 he joined the U.S. Air Force and served from 1962 to 1966. He then obtained a bachelor’s degree at Lawrence Institute of Technology and had a full career with GM and EDS as a computer technician and operator at the GM Tech Center before retiring. He was a long-time resident of Fraser, Michigan. He got his private pilot’s license and he and his brother Ed flew their planes for years out of McKinley Airport until it was closed down. He was an active member of the Baumgartner House Museum and Fraser Depot and also realized his boyhood dream of operating a diesel locomotive as a member of the Michigan Transit Museum in Mt Clemens.
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