|Birth: ||Sep. 26, 1936|
|Death: ||Nov. 1, 2006|
Las Vegas Review-Journal (NV) - November 5, 2006
Deceased Name: HODSON, JOANN
JOANN HODSON Joann Larkin Hodson, beloved wife and mother, age 70, returned to her Heavenly Father Nov. 1, 2006, following an extended illness.
She was born Sept. 26, 1936, in Ogden, Utah.
The daughter of Ivan Larkin and Thora Evans, she was the second of six daughters.
Joann moved to Las Vegas in 1944, and resided in Clark County for 62 years. She graduated from Las Vegas High School in 1955, and attended BYU for one year before marrying Raymond Hodson June 13, 1956, in the St. George, Utah Temple.
Joann was a faithful member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She served many years in the Young Women's and Relief Society organizations. With her husband she served a church mission in Hawaii in 1994. Joann loved doing genealogy and served in the Las Vegas Temple. She was also a Cub Scout Den Leader.
Joann is survived by her husband, of 50 years, Raymond Hodson; and children, Alex (J.J.), Derrick (Jan), Becky (Brian) Olsen, all of Las Vegas, RaeAnn (Gregory) Peterson and Ruthellen (DaRell) Cook, both of North Las Vegas.
Her posterity also includes 23 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Other family members include her sisters, Jeanine (Rocky) Roque, Pat Hamilton, both of North Las Vegas, Susan (Gary) Mills of Phoenix, Linda (William) Bly of Shelbyville, Ill., and Debbie Garland of Pahrump.
Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 5, at Bunkers Mortuary, 925 Las Vegas Blvd. North. Visitation also from 9-9:45 a.m. Monday, Nov. 6, before the 10 a.m. service at the Civic Center and Tonopah LDS Chapel. Interment will follow at Eden Vale Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the LDS Humanitarian Fund.
Copyright (c) 2006, Las Vegas Review-Journal
Ivan Smith Larkin (1908 - 1992)
Thora Susie Evans Adams Larkin (1912 - 1985)
Bunkers Eden Vale Cemetery
Created by: Chad Kendell
Record added: Jun 07, 2009
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