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Ronald Franklin Rodkey

Ronald Franklin Rodkey

Male 1946 - 2013  (66 years)

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  • Name Ronald Franklin Rodkey  [1, 2, 3
    Born 2 Dec 1946  Hanover, York Cnty, PA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Military Service U.S. Army - Vietnam 
    Occupation Transportation - Truck driver 
    Died 18 Jul 2013  Baltimore, Baltimore Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Buried Grace UCC Cem, Taneytown, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Person ID I13940  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 20 Dec 2016 

    Father Roland Franklin Rodkey,   b. 8 Jan 1919,   d. 25 Jan 1970  (Age 51 years) 
    Mother Mary Elizabeth Leppo,   b. 22 Oct 1926, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1992, Taneytown, Carroll Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married Y  [4, 5
    Family ID F4624  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Joan Warner 
    Married 1975  [6
    Children 
    +1. Rhonda Rodkey
    +2. Robin Rodkey
    Last Modified 20 Dec 2016 
    Family ID F5152  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • At the time of his mother's death in 1992, Ronnie and his wife lived in Taneytown, MD.
    • Obituary, Carroll County [MD] Times (20 Jul 2013):
      "Ronald Franklin "Ronnie" Rodkey, 66, of Taneytown, died Thursday, July 18, 2013, at Sinai Hospital in Baltimore.
      "Born Dec. 2, 1946, in Hanover, Pa., he was the son of the late Roland and Mary Leppo Rodkey. He was the husband of Joan Warner Rodkey, his wife of 38 years.
      "He was an Army veteran. He was a life-long truck driver and drove for Devilbiss Trucking in Union Bridge, the Harvey Salt Company in Baltimore and Utz Quality Foods in Hanover.
      "He was a member of Grace United Church of Christ in Taneytown. He was known for his sense of humor, and enjoyed joking around and spending time with friends and family, especially his grandchildren.
      "Surviving, in addition to his wife, are daughters Rhonda Atwell and husband Michael, of Taneytown, and Robin DeGroft and husband Jamie, of Cave City, Ky.; sisters Pat Haines, of Westminster, Peggy Warner and husband Sam, of Taneytown, and Debbie Stambaugh and husband Barney, of Westminster; brothers Richard Rodkey and wife Emma, of Taneytown, and David Rodkey and wife Karen, of Littlestown, Pa.; grandchildren Riley DeGroft, and Curtis, Leah, and Victoria Atwell; and numerous nieces and nephews.
      "The family will receive friends ... until the time of service, 11 a.m. Monday [22 Jul] at Grace United Church of Christ ... Taneytown.... Interment will follow in Grace UCC Cemetery...."

      A similar obituary appeared in The Hanover [PA] Evening Sun (20 Jul 2013).

  • Sources 
    1. [S40] Obituary, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Mary E Leppo; 28 Sep 1992).

    2. [S40] Obituary, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Ronald F Rodkey; 20 Jul 2013).

    3. [S103] FindaGrave, (www.FindAGrave.com), 114049576.

    4. [S40] Obituary, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Annie C Myers; 15 Jan 1985).

    5. [S103] FindaGrave, (www.FindAGrave.com), 50925518.

    6. [S40] Obituary, Anonymous, "Obituary", (Ronald F Rodkey; Jul 2013).