Robert Vaughn Hodge “Pastor Bob,” of Angora, went to be permanently with his Lord on Sunday, Jan. 9, 2022, at his home with his wife by his side. They had been married for 63 years. Bob was a preacher, and Bible teacher by calling. A structural iron worker by trade.
Robert is survived by his wife, Darlene; five children: Johnny V. (Susan), R.V. (Jennie), Leah (Mike) Landacre, Rebekah (Jason) Olson, Micah V. (Jacinda); 19 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren. He is also survived by one sister: Dorthy Jean Jackson; numerous nieces and nephews; and so very many close brethren and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Albert T. Hodge Sr., and Thelma M. (Wade) Hodge; five brothers and sisters: Albert Jr. (Bill), Charlene Krause, Jackie, Walter and James; and one daughter, Stella (Sally) Hodge.
Funeral Services will be held at 12:30 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 14, in Chisholm Baptist Church. Visitation will be for one hour prior to the service in the church.
Interment will be in Chisholm Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to: Marie Sandvik Center, Minneapolis. Samaritan’s Purse. Or to: Blind Inc, Minneapolis, MN
Arrangements are entrusted to Rupp Funeral Home & Cremation Service in Chisholm. www.ruppfuneralhome.com.