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Althea Hudson

February 22, 1957 ~ March 6, 2024 (age 67) 67 Years Old
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Althea Hudson Obituary

Althea Hudson

February 22, 1957 - March 6, 2024

Althea Hudson, a beacon of love and faith in her community, passed away suddenly on March 6, 2024, in Fennville, Michigan. Born on February 22, 1957, in Chicago, Illinois, to her loving parents, James and Earline (Morse) Hudson, Althea's life was a testament to the power of kindness and dedication.

Althea's passion for helping others was evident through her work as a counselor, where she provided guidance and support to adults navigating life's challenges. Her educational journey culminated in a Bachelor's in Arts and Psychology, which laid the foundation for her impactful career. Alongside her professional endeavors, Althea's musical talents graced many churches as she played the piano and organ, bringing joy and solace to congregations through her gift of music.

Family was the cornerstone of Althea's life. She is survived by her adoring son, Joseph Hudson, and his significant other, Bethany Vankampen, along with Bethany's children, Rilya, Mason, and Julian, who all held a special place in her heart. Althea's capacity to love and her nurturing spirit extended to every member of her family, creating an unbreakable bond that will continue to live on in their memories.

Althea's interests reflected her love for life and her community. She found peace in long walks, often reflecting on the beauty of nature and the serenity it provided. Her faith in Jesus was a guiding force, and she lived her beliefs through her actions and the compassion she showed to everyone she met. Althea also had a fondness for Sudoku, a hobby that showcased her intelligence and love for problem-solving.

Described as loving, intelligent, and faith-filled, Althea's presence was a light to those who knew her. Her ability to listen with an open heart and offer wisdom with gentle words made her a cherished friend, mentor, and confidant. Her legacy is one of unwavering love and the courage to face each day with hope and grace.

Althea Hudson's journey on earth may have come to a close, but her spirit and the love she shared will continue to inspire those who were fortunate enough to know her. As we bid farewell to this remarkable woman, we celebrate the immeasurable impact she has had on her family, friends, and community. Althea's life was a beautiful melody that will resonate for eternity.

The family has chosen cremation with no service and inurnment to take place at a later time.


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