Susan Marie Roberts Hodge, 63, of Palatka, passed from this life on Saturday, September 15, 2018 at her home following an extended illness. A native and lifelong resident of Palatka, Susan was a 1973 graduate of Palatka South High School. She worked 20 years with the Credit Bureau in Palatka and then 18 years as a secretary with Random House Publishing Company. Susan was a member of St. Monica Catholic Church and in years past had been active with the Junior Woman’s Club. She and Stanley enjoyed traveling and had traveled to 36 states and 5 foreign countries. Susan loved her family and especially cherished time spent with her grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Alton and Irene Roberts.
Susan is survived by her husband of 46 years, Stanley Hodge of Palatka, a son, Stanley Hodge, Jr. and his wife Stacy of East Palatka, a sister, Debra Merritt of East Palatka, 3 brothers, Jeff Roberts (Tammy) of East Palatka, Michael Roberts (Tance) and Mitchell Roberts (Vicki) all of Crescent Beach, 3 grandchildren, Savannah Hodge, Alex Hodge and Madalene Hodge and numerous nieces and nephews.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 A.M. Thursday, September 20, 2018 at St. Monica Catholic Church with Father Ron Camarda as officiant . Burial will follow at Oak Hill East Cemetery. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 5-7 P.M. at Johnson-Overturf Funeral Home in Palatka.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be sent to Haven Hospice Roberts Care Center, 6400 St. Johns Ave., Palatka, FL 32177.
Memories and condolences may be expressed to the family at Susan’s Book of Memories Page at www.johnsonoverturffunerals.com.
Arrangements are entrusted to Johnson-Overturf Funeral Home in Palatka.
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