Chester Hodgson Jr. 77 of Bellaire, Ohio died Tuesday July 17, 2018 at Allegheny Hospital in Pittsburgh, PA.
He was born January 29, 1941 a son of the late Chester and Elizabeth (Hall) Hodgson Sr. in Wheeling, WV.
Chester was an auto mechanic for Straub Pontiac and was a jack of all trades.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his brothers, Richard, John and David Hodgson.
He is survived by his children, Patrick (Dawn Frederick) Varner of Martins Ferry, Ohio and Melissa Hodgson of Bellaire, Ohio.
In addition he is survived by his siblings, Chuck (Kelly) Hodgson of Wheeling, WV, Daniel Hodgson of Michigan, Patricia Sapp from Wheeling, WV, Deborah (Dennis) Hoskinson of St. Clairsville, OH and Millicent (Jim) Laudermilt of Wheeling, WV.
He is also survived by a granddaughter, Ashley (Ryan) Padgett, two great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews as well as his companion Melanie Stevens.
Family and friends will be received at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 441, 37th Street, Bellaire, Ohio 43906 on Friday July 20th from 2-4 & 6-8 pm.
Funeral service will be held on Saturday July 21 at 1 pm with Reverend James Hoff. Burial will follow in McMechan Cemetery in McMechan West Virginia.
Share your thoughts and memories of Chester with the family at www.bauknechtaltmeyer.com