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Fishing guide Jim Hudson lifts an eelpout from Chris Beeksma's fishing hole during a fishing outing on Lake Superior near Bayfield in February 2008. Hudson died Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013, after his snowmobile went through the ice on Lake Superior. He was 34. (News Tribune file photo)

Family, friends remember fishing guide who died after falling through Lake Superior ice

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One day after losing her husband to a Lake Superior ice fishing accident, Hannah Stonehouse Hudson took small solace in what she considers one indisputable fact.


"He died doing what he loved," she said Sunday.

Jim Hudson, 34, a well-known fishing guide from Bayfield, died after his snowmobile went through the ice near Madeline Island's South Channel shortly after 1 p.m. Saturday.

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