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Ida L (Graham) Hodges

January 22, 1925 ~ January 21, 2024 (age 98) 98 Years Old
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Ida Hodges Obituary

Ida L Graham Hodges was born on January 22, 1925, on a farm outside of Millboro, South Dakota to Roy D. Graham and Stella Goldie Graham. She died on January 21, 2024 at her home in Stanfield, Oregon just hours short of her 99th birthday. Ida lived in South Dakota till 1936 when her family moved to North Plains, Oregon. She graduated from Hillsboro High School in 1942 and married Cecil Hodges on August 9, 1944. They lived in Walla Walla, Washington while Cecil was stationed at the Walla Walla airbase. After being discharged, Ida and Cecil lived in many different areas in Idaho, Oregon  and California remodeling and reselling homes. Ida became quite accomplished in painting, wallpapering and assisting in the resale of homes. They had two children Kathy and Sherill. When Cecil passed away in September 1964 Ida was left alone to raise the girls. Ida worked at First National Bank in Ontario, Oregon about eight years and then moved to Albany, Oregon and as secretary of the Albany Assembly of God church. She lived in Hermiston, Oregon about six years enjoying grandchildren’s ball games and being involved in their lives. She then returned to Ontario, Oregon where she was involved in Christian Life Fellowship and also Ontario quilt club making beautiful quilts for her family to enjoy. In 2012 she moved to Stanfield Oregon. Her life in Stanfield, consisted of opportunities to enjoy great grandchildren and was known for making many pies and much banana bread she shared often with friends. 

She is survived by Mike and Kathy (daughter) Kinlock of Stanfield, Philip and Sherill (daughter) Proctor of Meridian, Idaho; five grandchildren: Amber Peterson, Jeremy Kinlock, Jessica Stevens, Jacqueline, Stevens, and Erika Erickson; twelve great grandchildren: Elijah, Rowan and Daniel Sneed, Amy and Blake Peterson, McKenzie, Elia, and Braelynn Kinlock, Rickie Erickson, and Pharaoh and Vita Lamptey. She will be missed and her memory treasured by all. 

Ida was preceded in death by her husband Cecil Hodges and her parents.

A celebration of life service will be held on Thursday, February 8, 2024 at 10:30 A.M. at Crossroads Community Church, Stanfield, Oregon.

A celebration of life service will be held on Saturday, February 10, 2024 at 10:30 A.M. at Christian Life Fellowship, Ontario, Oregon.

A private burial will be at the Canyon Hill Cemetery, Caldwell, Idaho.

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Services

Celebration of Life
Thursday
February 8, 2024

10:30 AM
Crossroads Community Church
350 N. Sherman Street
Stanfield, OR 97875

Celebration of Life
Saturday
February 10, 2024

10:30 AM
Christian Life Fellowship
366 SE 5th St
Ontario, OR 97914

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