Neil Walter Hodges
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Neil Walter Hodges, P.E., 70, of Pierre, SD passed away March 3, 2022 in Mesa, AZ.
A memorial service will be held 10:30 a.m. March 17, 2022 at Kinkade Funeral Chapel in Sturgis, SD. Full details are available at kinkadefunerals.com.
Neil was born on May 9, 1951 in Estelline, SD to Joyce (Barstow) and Howard Hodges. He spent his youth on the Hodges family farm in the Lake Preston, SD area. He graduated from SDSM&T and worked as a civil engineer with much of his career at the VA hospital in Fort Meade. He enjoyed golfing, fishing and wintering in Mesa. He was active in church and the Lions Club.
He is survived by his wife Eileen of 51 years; brother Scott (Nancy) Hodges of Sioux Falls, SD; sister-in-law Sue Hodges of Omaha, NE, daughter Estell (Will) Johnson of Benton, KS; son Darin (April) Hodges of Pierre, SD; 7 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and brothers Brett and Reid Hodges.