Published in The Washington Post on Oct. 18, 2017
STEPHEN W. F. HODGKINS (Age 61)
Passed away on Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at Doctors
Hospital at Renaissance in Edinburg, Texas.
Stephen was born in Rockville Centre, New York on March
9, 1956, to Claire and Wendell Hodgkins. He grew up in
Kensington, Maryland, graduated from St. John's College
High School in 1974, and received a bachelor's degree
from the University of Maryland.
At an early age, Stephen's desire was to work in the oil
and gas industry. To that end, in 1986, Stephen enrolled
in the University of Texas and received his Masters of Science in Geology. He worked as a
Landman in Texas for almost 30 years.
He is survived by his parents, two sisters, Yvonne and Lisa (Richard); a brother, Gerald
(Marissa); three nephews and two nieces; many other relatives and friends.
A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church, 9705 Summit
Avenue, Kensington, Maryland on October 21, 2017 at 2 p.m.
Interment will be at Ledgelawn Cemetery in Bar Harbor, Maine, at a later date.