Eddie Rhodes

Obituary of Eddie Rhodes

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Peacefully at Parkwood Institute Veteran’s Care, London on Sunday, December 5th, 2021, Eric Robert "Eddie" Rhodes of Delaware n his 95th year.  Beloved husband of the late Vera Rhodes (nee: Gibson).  Dear friend of the Crookshank family.

Eddie proudly served his country with the British Royal Navy.  He was an avid musician/entertainer, author and poet.  He wrote a book titled Tears Before Bedtime in his 90’s.  Eddie was an active member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 598, Delaware, where he will be greatly missed.

Special thanks to Erica Szabo, Steve, Mary Ireland from The Davis Manor, and the staff at Parkwood for their care and compassion shown to Eddie.

As per his wishes cremation has taken place.  A Celebration of Eddie’s life will be held at the Delaware Legion at a later date.  Donations to the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 598, Delaware, 11577 Longwoods Rd, Delaware, ON N0L 1E0, gratefully acknowledged.  Elliott-Madill Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements. 

A Memorial Tree was planted for Eddie
We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at Elliott-Madill Funeral Home Ltd.
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