Joan Hodum

Joan Hodum (Valenti)

Friday, November 13th, 1931 - Wednesday, May 15th, 2019
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HODUM, Joan (nee Valenti), age 87, of Garfield, died on May 15, 2019. Born and raised in Lodi for 38 years, she settled in Garfield 49 years ago. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Garfield, Past President of the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary Unit 136, and Past Lachapeoa of the 40/8 Voyager of Bergen County. She is predeceased by her husband of 70 years, Carl in 2015, and her daughter, Carla Almobayed in 2017. She is survived by three loving children, Dawn Hodum, Keith K. Hodum, and Richard K. Hodum, six beloved grandchildren, Yvonne (David), Michael Jr., Candice (Juan), Richard Jr., Krystina, and Matthew, and 10 adored great-grandchildren, Melinda, David Jr., Joslyn, Jasiah, Amina, Amanda, Mikey, Candice, Jayden, and Jiovanni. Memorial Visiting 2 to 4 on Saturday, June 1, 2019 at the Aloia Funeral Home, 180 Harrison Ave., Garfield (973-340-7077). In lieu of flowers the family is accepting memorial gifts. Condolences/Directions visit
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    Saturday, June 1st, 2019 | 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Saturday, June 1st, 2019 2:00pm - 4:00pm
    Aloia Funeral Home
    180 Harrison Avenue
    GARFIELD, NJ 07026
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Dearest Mom Joanie, Thank You for all the Love you have given me and accepting me as your own daughter. You will be sorely missed. I Love You!
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