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William “Bill” E. Hodinger, 86, passed on Aug. 18, 2010. Born in Watertown, NY, Bill lived in North Syracuse for 55 years; the last three have been in Tarpon Springs, FL, with his son, Gregory. A dedicated family man, Bill is survived by his wife of 62 years, Helen; brother Stuart of Manlius, NY; and sister Shirley of Pompano Beach, FL. He was a World II Marine veteran who after serving in the Pacific Campaign went to work at New Process Gear as a tool cutter. He retired from Chrysler Corporation and went to on be a Grand Knight of the Knights of Columbus, Council 3717. A memorial Mass will be celebrated at noon Saturday, September 11, 2010, at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in North Syracuse. Family and friends are welcome. Contributions to St. Rose of Lima Church or the Knights of Columbus in lieu of flowers are appreciated. Final resting place will be at Bay Pines National Cemetery, St. Petersburg, FL.