Share
February 23 11:35 AM
Email/Username:
Password:

Dr. Donald W. Rhody

Died: Wednesday, March 21, 2007
Age: 89
Dr. Donald W. Rhody, 89, of Belding passed away Wednesday evening, March 21, 2007 at Evangelical Home in Saline.

Donald was born on March 4, 1918 in Berlin Township, near Capac, the son of August and Rachael Jane Nye Rhody.

He proudly served his country during World War II from 1942-1944 and again during the Korean War from 1952-1953. He graduated from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry in 1949.

He was married on June 20, 1941 in Capac to Barbara Ann Gleason. They moved to Belding in 1947 and began his dental office, serving the Belding area for over 40 years retiring in May of 1988.

Donald was a life member of the Belding Masonic Lodge 355 FA&M, having recently received his 65 year membership pin. He also held life memberships in the Sheridan VFW, the American Dental Association and West Michigan Dental Association.

Donald was also a member of the University of Michigan Alumni, the Washington Club, the Goodfellowship Club, the Belding Bridge Club, the Belding Dance Club, Friends of the Belding Library and the First Congregational Church of Belding since 1946.

Donald is survived by his wife, Barbara; their daughter and son-in-law, Barbara Jane and Eugene Hopkins of Ann Arbor; and one granddaughter, Amanda Brie Hopkins. He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, Gordon, and one sister, Genevieve.

Funeral services were held at Johnson-Feuerstein Funeral Home, Belding with Pastor Byron Davey officiating. Private interment took place in Rest Haven Memory Gardens, Belding. Memorial contributions may be given to the Belding Library Building Fund. Condolences may also be given at www.jffh.com
spacer
Castle Creek
Obituary Search
spacer
Thursday
02 - 23 - 17
11:35
Site Search


February
arrow
S M T W T F S
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728
IC Chamber
IC DDA
Almont DDA
Thanks for visiting Tri City Times