Obit: John Hoodenpyle

Obit: John Hoodenpyle

August 27th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

John Franklin Hoodenpyle, 76, of Chattanooga, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013.John worked for the Chattanooga Times Free Press for 46 years, retiring as President and CEO from their printing company Target Graphics Inc in 2000.He served in the Tennessee National Guard.John is preceded in death by his parents, J.T. and Lela Hoodenpyle.John is survived by his wife Sieglinda; daughter, Karin Coulter; grandchildren, Ben and Holly Coulter; sister, Dr. Bettye (Bob) Martin-Davies.The family will receive friends on Wednesday, Aug. 28, from 6-8 p.m. at Chattanooga Funeral Home, North Chapel A private graveside service will be on Thursday, Aug. 29.In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Saving Little Hearts at P.O. Box 52285, Knoxville, TN 37950 or www.savinglittlehearts.com.Please share your thoughts and memories at www.ChattanoogaNorthChapel.com. Arrangements are by the Chattanooga Funeral Home Crematory & Florist, North Chapel, Highway 153, Hixson, TN 37343.