William E. Rhodes

October 6, 1930 ~ September 28, 2020 (age 89)


William E. Rhodes, 89 of Scottdale, passed away Monday evening, September 28, 2020 at Scottdale Manor and Rehabilitation Center, East Huntingdon Twp. Where he had been a patient for a week.

He was born October 6, 1930 in Moyer, Pa., the son of the late Harry E. and Mabel G. Myers Rhodes.

Bill formerly attended the First Baptist Church, Scottdale.

He was a former employee of Thomas Market, Scottdale with 15 years of service. He was also a Steward at the Scottdale Sons of Italy, from 1985 to 1991.

Bill was a proud Veteran of the U.S. Army serving as a Military Police during peacetime.

Bill is gone from our lives, but will forever remain in the hearts of those who knew and loved him,

His loving and devoted Daughters:

Pamela Stiltenpole and husband Dennis of Ruffsdale

Karen S. Dugan of Connellsville

His Grandchildren:

April Roscoe

Tiffany Stewart

Kristin Workman and husband Matthew

Bruce Dugan and wife Jean

Cameron Smith all of Connellsville

Dean Stiltenpole of Ruffsdale

And Eight Great Grandchildren

His Sister:

Mildred Kiliany and husband Joseph of Ashland, OH.

In addition to his parents, Bill was preceded in death by:

Wife, Eleanor G. McGinley Rhodes (Sept. 22, 1995)

Great Grandson, David Michael Roscoe (Apr. 19, 1993)

Bill’s family will greet friends in the Frank Kapr Funeral Home, Inc. 417 Pittsburgh St. Scottdale, Thursday from 2 – 4PM & 6 – 8PM and Friday from 10 AM to 11 AM the hour of his Funeral Service in the Funeral Home, with Rev Kevin Bundridge, Officiating.

Committal Services and Interment will follow in Scottdale Cemetery, with full Military Honors to be accorded at the Gravesite by the Scottdale VFW, Post # 7781 Honor Guard.

In compliance with the CDC covid-19 guidelines, Social Distancing and masks are required for the Visitation and Service.

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