(January 31, 1921 – June 12, 2017)
Peacefully at The Grove Nursing Home, Arnprior. Beloved wife of the late William (Bill) Hodges (1969). Dearly loved mother of Bill (Joyce) of Knoxville, Tennessee; Peter (Libby) of Greeneville, Tennessee; Kathryn Hodges (Arne Fevang) of Sun Peaks, BC; Beth Delisle (Paul) of Arnprior; James (Chi-Ping Li) of Minneapolis, Minnesota; and Teresa Lowe-Hodges (late Wayn Lowe) of Whitby, Ontario. Cherished “Nona” of Bradley, Sarah, Mike, Becky, Sam, Laura, Abby, Aaron, Auburn, and Dawson and great-grandmother of eight. Bright and intelligent, quiet but witty, Eleanor was an avid reader, knitter and bridge player, and was a devoted volunteeer at her church and at the Arnprior Hospital. Friends were invited to pay their respects at the Pilon Family Funeral Home and Chapel Ltd., 50 John Street North, Arnprior on Friday evening from 7 to 9 p.m. and again on Saturday from 11:30 to 12:15. A Funeral Mass was celebrated in her beloved St. John Chrysostom Church, Arnprior on Saturday afternoon at 1:00. Interment Malloch Road Cemetery, Arnprior. In memory of Eleanor, a donation to The Grove Nursing Home would be appreciated by her family.