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October 20, 1946 - October 16, 2019

GORDON HARVEY HEDGES, JR. (Buddy)

Gordon Hedges, Jr., 72, of Severn, MD, passed away surrounded by his loving family Wednesday (10/16/2019) at Baltimore Washington Medical Center.
Gordon, Jr. was born 10/20/1946 in Washington, DC as the middle child to Gordon and Mildred Hedges. He retired from the USAF as a MSgt after 20 years of service. He continued to work at NSA and retired after another 20 years.
He was a very kind and loving husband to his wife of 48 years, Erlinda. They raised a son and a daughter and have one granddaughter. During his time in the Air Force he was stationed at various overseas locations and retired in Aurora, CO. He enjoyed many hobbies in his life--bowling, golf, hunting, fishing, reading and making friends. Many of his friends described him as a true and loving friend.
Gordon Hedges, Jr. is survived by his wife, Erlinda Hedges, son, Gordon Hedges, III; daughter, Maria Mildred Hedges, and older sister Betty Secor.
Funeral services will be on Wednesday 10/23/2019 at the Donaldson Funeral Home in Odenton, Md.
Donaldson Funeral Home, 1411 Annapolis Rd, Odenton, MD 21113.
Viewing: 10:30 am - 11:30 am Service: 11:30 am - 12:30 am
He will be laid to rest at the Cheltenham Veterans Cemetery off RT 301 Crain Hwy. Service there will be around 1:45 pm.
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CHELTENHAM VETERANS CEMETERY
CHELTENHAM, MD

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