Benjamin Wesley Hodge, Jr.

March 8, 1986May 5, 2018

Benjamin Wesley Hodge, Jr., 32, of Shepherdsville, KY, passed away on Saturday, May 5, 2018 at University of Louisville Hospital.  Ben was an Army veteran serving three tours in Iraq and Afghanistan, a machinist for Amatrol, and a member of Kings Baptist Church.  He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Vernon and Margaret Hodge; and his great grandmother, Virginia Smith.  Ben is survived by his wife, Mary Hodge; two children, Wesley and Naomi Hodge; his father, Benjamin Hodge, Sr. (Teresa); mother, Libby Henry (Randy); one brother, Joshua Hodge (Stacie); sister, Emily Hodge (Nolan); grandparents, Edward and Brenda Henry; and niece and nephew, Kimber Hodge and Weston Sanders; father-in-law, Martin Vazquez; mother-in-law, Sandra Rivera; brothers-in-law, Martin and Jesus Vazquez; and his sister-in-law, Barbara Vazquez  Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday at McFarland-Troutman-Proffitt Funeral Home with burial to follow in Highland Memory Gardens.  Friends may visit from 1 to 8 p.m. Thursday and after 9 a.m. Friday.  Memorial gifts may be made to the American Red Cross in his memory.


He was my stepson 15 years and never didnt make me proud ..big heart.loyal.sweet.funny.special person all around loved his family and his country ....lost one my best friends ever had last weekend .knew his hope and dreams ...he did lot just wish he had more time for everyone see what i already know RIP love u Tony
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