Louis R. Rhodes, age 86, of Interlochen, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2018 at his home in the loving care of his family.
Louis was born in Bendon on Aug. 22, 1931, to Louis and Helen (Reed) Rhodes.
Louis was a veteran, and he loved watching the Detroit Tigers and the Detroit Lions. Louis had many hobbies and interests which included; bowling, golf, and his favorite horse shoes.
Louis will be deeply missed by his children, Gerald (Sheila) Rhodes, Terry (Melissa) Rhodes, and Charlene (John) Grzybowski; grandchildren, Laurissa, Jonathin, Darren, Jacob, Sammi, Dan, Mariah, Travis, Roger, Samantha, and Sam; great-grandchildren, Jillian, Madison, Roger, Cedric, Danny, and Jace; and many nieces and nephews. He is also survived by his wife of 63 years, Laura; sisters, Evelyn Shelder, Maxine Steinmiller; and brother, Jim Rhodes.
Louis was preceded in death by his brother, Dean Rhodes.
At the request of Louis, cremation has taken place, and a private graveside service will be held in the spring.
Please share a memory with Louis's family by visiting his tribute page found at www.reynolds-jonkhoff.com.
The Reynolds-Jonkhoff Funeral Home and Cremation Services is serving the family.
Published on January 7, 2018