Jay Samuel Rodney

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  • "Mr. Rodney was a national treasure! His service to our..."
    - Kelly Helmer
  • "Papa Jay, I just want to Thank You for being there for me,..."
    - Karl Kahihikolo
  • "A truly good person, Jay will be missed by many."
    - Mike Hogue
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    - Lori Sinclair

Rodney, Jay Samuel, 91, died Saturday, July 26, 2014. He served his country in the United States Marine Corp., Fifth Division and was a survivor of Iwo Jima March 26, 1946. His brothers, Glenn Rodney and Earl Rodney also served in the United States Military. Preceded in death; wife of 65 years, Betty Marie Rodney; grandson, Clinton Shulda. Survivors; daughters, Rebecca (Dewey) Shulda, Cynthia (Lloyd) Gilmore; son Jay (Sherry) Rodney II; 7 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; brothers Glenn Rodney, Earl (Toni) Rodney. He was also a member and elder of Countryside Christian Church, American Legion Post 406 Andover, DAV Chapter 4. Viewing and visitation Wednesday 5-7 p.m.; Funeral Thursday 10 a.m., both at Old Mission Mortuary. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Wounded Warrior Project or Countryside Christian Church. Oldmissionmortuary.com


Funeral Home
Old Mission Mortuary/Cemetery/Crematory - Wichita
3424 E. 21st Street Wichita, KS 67208
316-686-7311
Funeral Home Details
Published in The Wichita Eagle from July 29 to July 30, 2014
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