A loved husband, father, grandfather, son and brother, Dennis Wayne Dodge, 74, of Hebron, NH passed away at his home July 29, 2019 with his family at his side, after a short battle with cancer. He was born December 15, 1944 in Ilion, New York. Dennis graduated from Ilion High School in 1962 and received a BS from University of Buffalo in 1966. Dennis worked as a mechanical engineer for Eastman Kodak, iTek, and Agfa. He and his wife resided in the Rochester New York area, Amherst, NH, and most recently in Hebron, NH, where he and his wife engaged a wonderful community, and established a beautiful network of incredible friends.
Dennis was an avid golfer, skier, boater, snowmobile rider, and vacation island excursion traveler. He was a devoted husband, father, brother, and uncle. He was the world’s greatest grandfather, and spent many days, weekends, summer vacation days, boating on Newfound Lake, riding the trails in Pittsburg, NH, and skiing the slopes with his grandchildren, who he immensely enjoyed, and regarded as the loves of his life.
He is survived by his wife, Judith A. VanderSchaaff Dodge of 52 years, a daughter Kimberly and her husband Christopher Bolduc, a son Brett Dodge, grandchildren Zachary and Elaina Bolduc, sister Darlene Dodge Marchese and her husband Salvatore Marchese, their children Kyrra, Derek and Kyle Marchese, a brother in law Bertis, and his wife Marilyn VanderSchaaff, several aunts, uncles, and cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents Wayne and Eunice Dodge (Mosher).
A celebration of life will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, August 9, 2019, at Union Congregational Church, Hebron, New Hampshire. Following the church service, everyone is invited to gather at 11 Hammerhead Road Hebron/Groton, NH for a celebration of life. Please dress casually.
In lieu of flower please make donations to Hebron Fire Department Improvement Fund, PO Box 97, Hebron, NH 03241, Lakes Region VNA and Hospice, 186 Waukewan Street, Meredith, NH 03253, Union Congregational Church, Warm Wishes Fund, PO Box 67, Hebron, NH 03241.