Carl W. Rhodes Jr, 88, of Lawrenceburg, IN, formerly of Cincinnati, Ohio, passed away Friday, July 1, 2011 in Cincinnati, OH.
He was born Tuesday, January 16, 1923 in Knightstown, Indiana. Son of the late Carl W. Rhodes Sr. and the late Ruth Kennedy Rhodes. He served his Country as a member of the United States Army during WWII. He was injured during his time in the service and was awarded the Purple Heart. He worked as a Crane Operator for Cincinnati Gas & Electric, retiring after several years of service. After retirement he worked as a security guard for Pinkerton. Carl's family was most important to him. He enjoyed getting together with family and friends and will be missed by all.
Surviving are Son, Carl W. (Norma) Rhodes III of Cincinnati, OH; Sister, Geraldine Kirlin of Indianapolis, IN; Grandchildren, Adrienne (Christopher) Schroder of Cincinnati, OH; Cassi (Jason) Miltin of Cincinnati, OH, and Carl D. Rhodes of Cincinnati, OH, Great Grandchildren, Sebastian & Rylee Schroder of Cincinnati, OH, and Skollar Miltin of Cincinnati, OH.
He was preceded in death by his beloved Wife, Nancy Rhodes, Brother, Forrest Rhodes, Sister, Dorothy Benton and Daughter, Lisa (Richard) Tuley.
Friends will be received 5:00 - 7:00 PM, Wednesday, July 13, 2011 at the Rullman Hunger Funeral Home, Aurora, Indiana.
Services will be held at the Funeral Home, Wednesday, July 13, 2011 at 7:00 pm
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