George E. Hudson, Sr., 73

George Edward Hudson, Sr., age 73, of Waverly, died Thursday, July 3, 2014, at the St. Cloud VA Health Care Home.

He was born July 10, 1940, in Covington, KY, to James and Ruby (Emery) Hudson.

George was united in marriage to Judith Blume Oct. 6, 1990, in Columbia Heights.

George enjoyed Buddy, playing pool, playing the bowling machine, listening to country western music and visiting and socializing.

He is survived by his wife, Judy; sons George Hudson, Jr. and Matthew Hudson; step daughters Carol (Todd) Wendt and Margaret Brasch; grandchildren Melanie and George III; step grandchildren Jeremy (Jessica), Steven (Kari), and Christopher Brasch; seven step great-grandchildren; a sister, Mary Goecke; a brother, Tom Hudson; and many nieces, nephews and friends.

George was preceded in death by his parents; nine siblings; and a son-in-law, Dean Brasch.

Memorial services took place Tuesday, July 8 at 10:45 a.m. at the KC Hall in Waverly.  Interment will be at the Minnesota State Veteran’s Cemetery near Little Falls. at a later date.

Arrangements were by Dingmann Funeral Care Burial & Cremation Service of Maple Lake; obituary and guestbook online at www.dingmannfuneral.com.

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