The Ottumwa Courier

Obituaries

January 24, 2014

Dan Rhodes

FREMONT — Dan Rhodes, 63, of Fremont, died Jan. 22, 2014, at his home in Fremont.

He was born June 6, 1950, in Ottumwa, the son of Forrest and Ruby Hart Rhodes. He attended high school in Fremont. After graduating from high school, Dan attended Indian Hills Community College in Ottumwa and received his two-year Associates degree. Dan worked at Vermeer in Pella for a time and later went to work as a farmhand. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, watching college football and NASCAR.

His family includes his two brothers, Jon (Peggy) Rhodes of New London and Tom Rhodes of Cedar Rapids; two sisters, Anita (Gary) Lamonte of Bloomington, Ill., and Anne (David) Wicker of West Des Moines; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

As was Dan’s wish, his body has been cremated and there are no services scheduled at this time.

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