Martin "Monty" Hodgson Jr., 71, Portage, died Sunday. He was born in Portage, son of Martin Sr. and Rita (McCloskey) Hodgson. Surviving are three children: Teresa Marie Hodgson, Martin J. Hodgson III and Melissa Rogers; five grandchildren; and four siblings: Linda Luszik, Faye Ann Kovacs, Sandra Thompson and Richard. He was preceded in death by three siblings: Patricia Ann Jones, Kimberly Morgan and William "Jim." Friends will be received from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Serenko-Claar Funeral Home, Portage, where a funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, March 28, 2014.