Betty Jane Rhodes, 90, of Van Wert, died Sunday, November 10, 2019 at 5:04 PM at her residence. She was born September 30, 1929 in York Township, Van Wert, the daughter of Marion H. and Mildred (Williams) Reidenbach. Her husband, Bob Rhodes, preceded her in death December 2, 2008.
She is survived by her children: Robert (Brenda) Rhodes of Marysville, Ohio, Roger (Teresa) Rhodes of Fort Wayne, IN, Randy Rhodes of Van Wert, Ronda (Dana) Pollock of Van Wert- Grandchildren Bethany Rhodes, Holly Rhodes, Jeffery Rhodes, Tina Rhodes, Heather Rhodes, Sarah Vargas, Gabriel Rhodes, Stacie Rhodes, Shellie Ralston, Kyle Pollock, Kierstin Ruffner- Great Grandchildren Baylee Myers, Sam Rhodes, Jessie Gonzales, Juliet Vargas, Jeshua Vargas, Logan Pollock, Jason Pollock, Chloe Schrader, and Scott Schrader. Besides her parents and husband she was preceded in death by a brother John Reidenbach and a sister Margaret Bartal.
Betty was a life long member of the former Trinity Lutheran Church in Middle Point and a retired employee of the former Aeroquip Corporation in Van Wert.
Funeral Services will be conducted at 2:00 PM Friday, November 15, 2019 at Brickner Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Ridge Cemetery. Friends may call at the Funeral Home from 3 PM- 7PM Thursday November, 14.
Preferred Memorials are to the Save A Warrior Fund, Salvation Army, or Wounded Warriors.
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