THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
David G. Rhode
Issue Date: August 21, 2013
David G. Rhode, 83, of De Pere passed away Friday evening, Aug. 16.
Born to the late George and Dorothy Rhode on Dec. 13, 1929 in Michigan, he married the former Carol Sucharda July 25, 1953 at St. Joseph 's in Oconto. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and spending time with his family and being a wonderful baker. He was known by his grandchildren as the "Cookie Grandpa".
He will be deeply missed by his wife of 60 years, Carol, three children, Gail (Jack Siewert) Rhode, Scott Rhode and Bruce (Laura) Rhode; nine grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Dorothy and a brother, Edward Rhode.
Friends and family may gather at Ryan Funeral Home, 305 North Tenth Street, De Pere, on Thursday, Aug., 22nd from 4 p.m. until time of memorial service at 7 p.m.