Erich Hodges, 48, of Raleigh, died Friday Sept. 27, 2013 at the William Dunlap Hospice Center in Raleigh. He was born in Woburn, Mass., the son of Karin Borei and the late Richard Hodges.
Erich was an avid runner and a youth lacrosse coach for the city of Raleigh and Essex Junctions Parks and Recreation Departments. He was a devoted and loving husband, father and son.
A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at 10 a.m. Tuesday Oct. 1, 2013 at St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church in Wake Forest. Burial was in Pine Forest Memorial Gardens.
Erich is survived by his wife, Colleen Hodges; daughters, Katie and Grace Hodges; mother, Karin Borei of Lenoir; sister, Susan Hodges of New York City; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Tom Kelly and wife, Trish, deceased, Cathy Bayly and husband, Arnie, Barbara Maletta, Kevin Kelly and wife, Kelly; step-father, David Begg of Edmonton, Alberta Canada and several nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers were Tom Kelly, Arnie Bayly, Marc Davis, Hunt Magee, Mike McArdle and Jeff Winkler.
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