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Mr. Rodney LeRoy Wise Sr.


1951 - 2016 Obituary Condolences
Mr. Rodney LeRoy Wise Sr. Obituary
Rodney LeRoy Wise, Sr. 64 , of Hillsdale, passed away Wednesday, August 31, 2016 at his home. He was born October 7, 1951 in Hillsdale to Paul and Lelah (Julian) Wise. He married Ruby Ortiz on March 17, 1979 and she survives.

Rod attended Pittsford High School. He was the owner/operator of Wise Trucking, leased to multiple trucking agencies with his last being Allied Van Lines and also worked at Hillsdale Tool. He was a member of the Hillsdale Moose Lodge and played APA Pool. Rod served his country in the US Army in Vietnam.

Surviving besides his wife, Ruby are three children, Martin Al (Lindy) Rodriquez of Laingsburg, MI, Tracy (Lenny) Treece of Allendale, MI and Rodney Wise Jr. of Jonesville; grandchildren, Chase, Brody, Everett, Paxton, Kaylynn, Gunner and Bryce; brother, Sam Wise of Cocoa, FL; sister Kathleen Andrews of Rockport, TX.

Rod was preceded in death by his parents, grandson, Oliver and siblings, Pam Scholfield, Martha Wise and Jimmy Wise.

A memorial visitation for Rodney Wise Sr. will be held 2-4 p.m. Saturday, September 10, at the VanHorn-Eagle Funeral Home in Hillsdale.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the family. For online condolences, visit www.eaglefuneralhomes.com.
Published in The Hillsdale Daily News from Sept. 3 to Sept. 5, 2016
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