Patricia G. Hoge, 88, of Burbank, passed away peacefully on Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016 at the Bradford House at Brethren Care Village in Ashland.
Pat was born Jan. 4, 1928 in Lodi to the late Otho P. and Nana (Switzer) Smith and was a 1946 graduate of Akron Central High School. She later graduated from Akron University and had taught English at Cloverleaf Junior High School for 28 years. In 1949 she married Donald M. Hoge who preceded her in death on June 4, 2015 and Pat was always at Don’s side which she always enjoyed. Pat was a member of Order of Eastern Star #137 in Lodi, the Lodi American Legion Auxiliary, was a member of the Red Hat Society and the Trinity United Methodist Church in Burbank. She was an avid card play having played bridge in Lodi and euchre and is remembered as a wonderful cook.
Surviving are her children, Becky (Robert) McMillin of Greenwich, Randall (Vicky) Hoge of Burbank and Hendley (Dawn) Hoge of Mercer, PA; 10 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband and sisters, Irene Jackson and Jean Lawton.
Services will be Monday, Feb. 15th at 3:00 p.m. at Murray Funeral Home in Creston where friends will be received from 2:00 until time of services. Burial will be in Burbank Cemetery. Tributes may be shared at www.Murray-Funeral-Home.com
Memorials may be made to Hospice of North Central Ohio, 1050 Dauch Dr., Ashland, OH 44805.
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