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Alverna C. LaPenta Hodges

Woodbridge, Middlesex County, New Jersey, USA
Death 13 Aug 2009 (aged 94)
Fords, Middlesex County, New Jersey, USA
Burial Woodbridge, Middlesex County, New Jersey, USA
Memorial ID 100019763 · View Source
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Alverna C. LaPenta Hodges of Fords died on Thursday, Aug. 13, 2009, at JFK Medical Center in Edison. She was 94 years old. Funeral will take place on Monday, Aug. 24, 2009, at 9:45 a.m. from Costello-Greiner Funeral Home, 44 Green St. at Barron Ave., Woodbridge, A 10:30 a.m. Funeral Liturgy will follow at St. James R.C. Church in Woodbridge. Interment will be in Trinity Church Cemetery, Trinity Lane, Woodbridge. Born in Woodbridge, N.J., Mrs. Hodges resided in Florida for most of her life before moving back to New Jersey five years ago. She was employed as an assistant office manager with the Miami Herald for many years, retiring in 1970. Mrs. Hodges was a 1933 graduate of Woodbridge High School and a communicant of St. James R.C. Church in Woodbridge. She was predeceased by her husband, Kenneth T. Hodges, in 1998; her parents, Dominick and Edith Walker LaPenta; six sisters, Ellen Kennedy, Minnie Swaylik, Nancy Shaffer, Madeline Peterson, Louise Drost and Ethel Turner, and three brothers, Samuel L. LaPenta, Alfred LaPenta and Bernard LaPenta. She is survived by five brothers, Walter LaPenta of Leesburg, Fla., Dominick LaPenta of Vero Beach, Fla., George LaPenta of Howell, N.J., Francis LaPenta of Iselin, N.J., and Robert LaPenta of Avenel, and many nieces and nephews.
Published in Star-Ledger on August 20, 2009

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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Alverna C. LaPenta Hodges (11 Jun 1915–13 Aug 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100019763, citing Trinity Episcopal Church Cemetery, Woodbridge, Middlesex County, New Jersey, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .