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September 25, 2020

Gerald William Rhody, beloved husband of the late Merle Rhody (Dore), formerly of RR1, Holyrood, died at Brucelea Haven in Walkerton, Friday, Sept. 25, 2020, at the age of 93. Born in Brant Township, Oct. 19, 1926, he was the son of the late William and Pauline Rhody. Father of David (Marilee) Rhody of Grand Prairie, Alberta; Allan (Carol) Rhody of RR1, Holyrood; Wayne (Janet) Rhody of RR3, Ripley; and Marilyn Rhody-Brace of Fergus. Also greatly missed by 12 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren, and three great-great-grandchildren; as well as several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his siblings, Morris, Ralph, Maxwell, Jean, Gladys, Arthur, Reuben and Florence. A private celebration of life and interment will be held at the Ripley Cemetery. Memorial donations to Parkinson Society Canada, would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy; arrangements entrusted to the MacKenzie and McCreath Funeral Home, Ripley;