Jan. 24, 1986 Garrison Crow Wing County Minnesota, USA
Emily Mary was the 8th. of twelve children (6 daughters and six sons) of Valentine George Schaaf (1868-1940) and Caroline Elisabeth (Carrie) Jordan Schaaf (1875-1967). She grew up on a farmstead in Murdock MN. She married Leslie (Lester) N. Hodgdon (1897-1963) on 14 June 1928 and they had one child, Roger L. Hodgdon (b. 1930). Emily died of cancer. She was a lively, free-spirited girl and woman, much loved by her family.