William F. Rhodes

William F. Rhodes

AGE: 81 • Fords

William F. Rhodes, 81, of Fords, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012 at Raritan Bay Medical Center. He was born on September 2, 1931 in Perth Amboy. Residing in Fords for the last fifteen years he previously lived in Perth Amboy. He was an English teacher and tennis coach at Perth Amboy High School for many years. He also served in the US Air Force.

He was predeceased by his wife of 52 years, Winifred (O'Boyle) Rhodes in 2009. He is survived by two daughters, Kathleen Giacopasi and her husband John of Edison, Kelly Matera and her husband Chris of Pt. Pleasant; brother, Michael Rhodes of Woodbridge; sister, Donna Giordano of Collingswood; four grandchildren, Caitlin and Devin Giacopasi, Kylie and Michael Matera

Visitation will be Sunday 6-8 pm with a service at 7:45 pm at the funeral home. Cremation will be private. Arrangements are by the Flynn and Son Funeral Home, 23 Ford Ave., Fords NJ 08863. For directions or to send a message of condolence please visit our website at www.flynnfuneral.com

Funeral Home

Flynn and Son Funeral Home
23 Ford Ave  Fords, NJ 08863

Published in Home News Tribune on Dec. 29, 2012