George A. Dodge
George A. Dodge
The loving family of George A. Dodge celebrated his birthday into heaven on Monday morning, April 23, 2007. They hurt at the great loss of a devoted husband, father, son and brother but are comforted that he is finally home with his loving father Jesus Christ.
George was born on March 9, 1957to Alan and Roxie Dodge in Haywood, Calif. He was reared in Valley Home, Calif. He graduated from Fresno State with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics. He belonged to Alpha Gammo Rho Fraternity. He served many years as a chaplain with Racers For Christ. His hobbies included flying, racing, painting, writing poetry, snow skiing, playing baseball. He attained his Wood Badge and hiked at Philmont Scout Ranch twice.
He is survived by his soul mate, Stephanie Dodge, wife of 20 years; his three sons, Joshua, David and Gary of Medford; his parents, Alan and Roxie Dodge of Valley Home, Calif.; and a sister, Vickie of Roseburg, Ore.; also equally precious to him are his in-laws, Paul and Nelda Warne, Pat Kunkle, Bill and Susie Welch, Dave and Beverly Porter, Paul and Cheryl Warne, Phillip and Debbie Warne and the many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins. He is also survived by many friend whom he called family.
He was a committed servant of Jesus Christ and his death is a new beginning to the place he called home. There will be a viewing from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Saturday, April 28, 2007 at Funeral Alternatives, 550 Business Park Dr. before the Memorial Service. The memorial celebrating George's life will be held at New Beginnings Church, 5889 Hwy 62, Central Point on Saturday, April 28, 2007 at 3:00 p.m.
In lieu of flowers a trust has been set up for George's sons at Washington Mutual Bank under the name of Stephanie Dodge FBO George A. Dodge.