Lewis William “Lewie” Hodge, 50, of Freeburg, passed away Wednesday, October 19, 2022, in Jefferson City.
He was born May 3, 1972, in Tuscumbia, Missouri, the son of William Dale and Rose Marie (Landreth) Hodge.
Lewie was a 1990 graduate of St. Elizabeth High School.
He was united in marriage on September 18, 1993, at St. Lawrence Catholic Church in St. Elizabeth to Gina Lynn Kemna who survives.
Lewie worked for Von Hoffman Press, Capital City Chrysler, Forklifts of Central Missouri, and most recently as a diesel mechanic for Kemna Leasing.
Lewie loved to woodwork, go on camping trips, watch youtube highlights, and BBQ for family and friends. He was the family handyman; Lewie was who you called when you needed help. He especially loved being a family man; a loving husband, dad, son, brother, uncle, and friend.
Survivors include his wife, Gina Hodge, Freeburg; 2 daughters, Kaitlin Hodge and Megan Hodge, both of Jefferson City; his parents, William and Rose Hodge, St. Elizabeth; two siblings, Amanda Blackerby and Matthew Hodge, both of St. Elizabeth; 5 nephews, 3 nieces, 2 great nieces, numerous friends, and a Slawdog.
Visitation will be held 4-7 p.m. Monday, October 24, 2022, at Trimble Funeral Homes – Jefferson City.
Memorials are suggested to Lewie’s family (in care of Gina Hodge) for a future benefit.
Services entrusted to Trimble Funeral Homes – Jefferson City. trimblefunerals.com