HODSDON – William Harding Hodsdon age 75 of Grand Rapids died February 22 2009. He is survived by his wife of 55 years Joan (Ricketts); children Scott Jill and Todd (Melissa) Hodsdon; grandchildren Anna Sophia and Jackson Harding Hodsdon; his sisters Edith Westrate and Marilynn Pasco; brother Richard (Lori) Hodsdon; brother-in-law Ronald (Marie) Ricketts and several nieces and nephews. In later years Bill enjoyed volunteering for the Kent County Sheriff Department. Funeral services will be at at the OBrien-Eggebeen-Gerst Chapel 3980 Cascade Rd SE. Visitation 6-8 PM. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the American Heart Association.