Steve Hood, Sr.

Hood, SteveSteve Hood, Sr., of La Marque, Texas passed away December 16, 2014 in Webster, Texas. He was born July 22, 1943 in Galveston, Texas to Wim and Gladys Hood.  Steve graduated from Ball High. He was employed by Farmer’s Marine Copper works for 42 years. He was preceded in death by his parents, and his beloved wife, Peggy Hood.

Steve is survived his daughter Kira Rider (Seth); sons, Steve Hood, Jr., and Bart Hood and his wife, Stacy; sister Margie Crisp; grandchildren Kevin Hood, Dylan Hood, Megan Hood, Brooke Hood, Abigail Seal, Bailey Butcher, Randal Hughes, Jr., and Jaxen Rider.

A visitation in his honor will be held Friday, December 19, 2014 from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm, with funeral services Saturday, December 20, 2014 at 11:00 am, at Crowder Funeral Home Chapel, Dickinson, Texas. Interment will follow at Hayes Grace Memorial Park, Hitchcock, Texas.


  1. We will miss this fine man. Steve was a great neighbor and a good friend. We know that he is resting with Peggy now and is at peace. Thanks for many years of friendship.

    Bettye and Pete Peterson
  2. School yard friend of Bart. So sorry for all of you, for the loss. May God Bless and Keep you,
    Dana Doty Richmond

    Dana Richmond
  3. Great role model of honesty and kindness for us all growing up. Bart and I learned a lot from his Dad and Mom, Peggy. I will never forget them. Bart, sorry for your loss and sorry I could not be there for you to lean on for your Dad’s funeral.

    Erik Peterson
  4. So sorry to hear about Steve. I will miss seeing him in the yard with his grandkids and driving around town in his truck. The neighborhood has lost a good person.

    Ginger Leslie
    • Thank u

      kira hood rider
  5. Dad. You were the best father in the world a daughter could have. Through all my struggles you stood beside me and never gave up on me. I miss you more and more with everyday that passes. It hurts to watch you go but I know you are with mom now and you are not suffering anymore. I can not apologize enough for not listening to your advise. You are my hero and always will be. I love u dad. Thank you for always being there for me I’m so lost without you

    kira hood rider
  6. My condolences for the family…..I worked with him at Farmers Marine in Galveston.. He was a very good friend and coworker
    Thanks for share with me his knowledge, experience and many years of friendship.

    Baldemar A. Fuentes

    Baldemar A. Fuentes
  7. I love u dad and it’s not any easier I miss you so much the grand babies are good u would be proud of all them! Can’t believe it’s almost 2 years and it still kills me but I know you are loving life with mom and your sister in heaven!

  8. Pops I really miss you tonight I was just looking up my moms name and saw this and it hurts so much to sit here and know that your gone and I really miss you I miss rubbing your feet for you and cooking breakfast with you in the mornings and going fishing and going to the park almost everything I know is because of you pops I miss you sooooo much and I hope your having the time of your life with grandma I love you pops hope you doin good up there

    Abigail Seal

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