H. Judy Hodge, 70, of Thornwood, NY passed away peacefully on May 24, 2020 at home. Judy as born in Cambridge, MA on June 21, 1949 to V. Ann (nee Burbridge) and Thomas Hodge. She grew up in White Plains, and graduated from Our Lady of Good Counsel, before earning a Bachelor’s Degree from Southhampton College.
Judy always put others and service as a priority, first as a social worker for the Westchester County Department of Social Services, then as a homemaker, later as a teacher’s aide for the Mahopac Central School District, and finally as a Volunteer for Gilda’s Club Westchester. In her free time she enjoyed reading, especially Stephen King. She is best known for offering a word of encouragement no matter what the situation, even into her final days.
Judy is predeceased by her parents, and survived by her brothers Peter (Grace), Tom (Gila), and Bob (Bonnie), her sons Jonathan (Tiffany) and Tim (Mary), her grandson Eric, and nieces and nephews Jesse (Jessica), Rachel, Jenn (Ethan) and Lauren, as well as the many people she helped and lives she touched. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Gilda’s Club Westchester, 80 Maple Ave, White Plains, NY 10601.