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Russell Rhodehouse

April 16, 1920 June 29, 2018
Russell Rhodehouse
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Obituary for Russell Rhodehouse

Russell Rhodehouse passed away on June 29, 2018 in Midvale, Utah. He was born on April 16, 1920 in St. Anthony, Idaho to Edward Cliff and Elnora Gardner Rhodehouse.
He served in Europe during World War II. He married Oma Viola Ellis on October 4, 1945 in Pocatello, Idaho. He worked as a farmer in Ucon, Idaho for many years and then attended Idaho State College. He later worked for the U.S. Postal Service in Salt Lake City until retiring in 1987.
Russell is a member of the LDS Church, serving as a scout master, Sunday school teacher, and Sunday school president (which he loved). He was an avid hiker, artist, and gardener.
He is survived by his children: Brett (Susan); Carma (Tom); Marlon (Tracee-deceased); Shelli (Gayle); and Lyndon (Dayna). His wife, Oma, passed away in 2013. His posterity includes 13 grandchildren, 31 great-grandchildren, and 4 great-great-grandchildren. Russell has one surviving brother, Clifton Rhodehouse. He was preceded in death by his parents and his siblings: Mary, Denzel, Lucille, Arminda, and Colleen.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, July 5, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. at the Hyland Lake Ward, 981 East Revere Circle (5530 South), Murray, Utah, with a viewing prior from 9:00-10:45 a.m. Interment will be at the Annis Little Butte Cemetery, E Menan Lorenzo Hwy, Rigby, Idaho.
Special thanks to the Veterans Hospital of Salt Lake City, Holladay Healthcare, Canyon Creek Assisted Living facility, and especially Mikey, Lacey, and Emily of Brighton Hospice and the members of the Hyland Lake Ward.


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Hyland Lake LDS Ward

981 E. Revere Circle
Salt Lake City, UT 84117

Hyland Lake LDS Ward
981 E. Revere Circle Salt Lake City 84117 UT
United States

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Thursday

5

Jul

11:00 AM 7/5/2018 11:00:00 AM - 12:00 PM 7/5/2018 12:00:00 PM
Hyland Lake LDS Ward

981 E. Revere Circle
Salt Lake City, UT 84117

Hyland Lake LDS Ward
981 E. Revere Circle Salt Lake City 84117 UT
United States

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Annis Little Butte Cemetery Final Resting Place

E Menan Lorenzo Hwy
Rigby, Idaho 83442

E Menan Lorenzo Hwy Rigby 83442 Idaho
United States
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