Rodney was born on April 3, 1947 and passed away on Wednesday, January 11, 2017.
Rodney was a resident of Spring Grove, Pennsylvania at the time of his passing.
He graduated from Spring Grove High School class of 1966.
He proudly served his country in the US Marine Corps during the VietNam War and was honorably discharged.
He was married to Debra D. (Deardorff) Bankert.
A funeral service in celebration of his life will be held on Saturday at 11:00 am at Beck Funeral Home & Cremation Service Inc., 175 N. Main St., Spring Grove with Rev. Larry McConnell officiating. He will be laid to rest following the service at St. Jacobs Union Cemetery in York New Salem with full military honors provided by the York County Veterans Honor Guard. Viewings will be held on Friday from 6-8 pm and on Saturday from 10-11 am at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory may be made to an animal rescue of your choice.