Alpheus W. Rhodes

November 5, 2014 - March 21, 2014 -

Alpheus W. Rhodes, 95, died March 21, 2014, in Canby.

He was born Nov. 5, 1918, in Plainview, Ill., to James and Louise Rhodes.

He graduated from Shipman High School in 1936.

On May 30, 1947, he married Lois Myers in Plainview.

He served in the U.S. Army 1941-45 during World War II and was stationed at Anzio, Italy.

He was an owner and worked in the grocery business until he retired in 1999. He attended Sherwood Community Friends Church.

Survivors include his wife; sons, Mark, of Irrigon, and Bruce, of Tillamook; and daughter, Elaine Poole, of Canby.

A service will be held Saturday, April 5, at 11 a.m. at Sherwood Community Friends Church with the Rev. Rich Miller and the Rev. Ken Vanden Hoek officiating. Burial will be at Willamette National Cemetery.