Ronald "Whitey" Lee Rhodes

October 2, 1942 ~ September 27, 2019 (age 76)


Ronald Lee "Whitey" Rhodes, 76, of Lewistown, passed away at 9:00 a.m., Friday, Sept. 27, 2019, at his home.

Born Oct. 2, 1942, in Lewistown, he was a son of the late Lawrence and Grace (Lingle) Rhodes.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter, Candace "Candy" Messinger, and a brother, Donald Rhodes.

Ronald is survived by: his son, Dwayne Rhodes and wife, Carrie, of Lewistown; and siblings, Larry Rhodes and wife, Stella, of Lewistown, and Brenda Royer and Peggy Cox, both of Burnham.

Early in life, he was employed by Rhodes Disposal.  Ronald held various other jobs throughout his life before retiring.

He was a member of the Lewistown Eagles and Owls Clubs, VFW, and Brooklyn and Yeagertown Fire Companies.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 7:30 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 3, 2019, at Heller-Hoenstine Funeral Homes, Woodlawn, 200 North Main Street, Lewistown.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Ronald's memory made be made to: Heller-Hoenstine Funeral Homes, Inc., PO Box 631, Lewistown, PA 17044-0631.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Ronald "Whitey" Lee Rhodes, please visit our floral store.


Receiving of Friends
October 3, 2019

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Heller-Hoenstine Funeral Homes, Woodlawn
200 N. Main St.
Lewistown, PA 17044


Heller-Hoenstine Funeral Homes, Inc.
P.O. Box 631, Lewistown PA 17044

© 2020 Heller-Hoenstine Funeral Home, Inc.. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS