Christopher Henry "Chris" Rhoades

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  • "My sweet uncle Chris who always reminded me so much of what..."
    - Glenda Howard (Rhoades)
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August 27, 1935 ~ July 14, 2018

Christopher Henry Rhoades, 82, a 60-year Clark County resident, died on July 14, 2018 in Battle Ground, WA. He was born on Aug. 27, 1935 in Red Bluff, CA. Chris was given the grace to believe and became a member of the Old Apostolic Lutheran Church in the Spring of 1969.
Chris is survived by sons, Christopher Jr. (Becky) and Jacob of Kalispell, MT, Joseph (Wendy) and Samuel (Tracey) of Yacolt, WA and Benjamin (Karen) of Calumet, MI; daughters, Sarah Rhoades of LaCenter, WA, Hannah Bellika of Battle Ground, WA, Priscilla (Doyle) Blakeman of Marengo, WI, Abigail (Kevin) Lipka of Kalispell, MT, Joanna (Edward) Homola of LaCenter, WA, Rebekah (Michael) Bright of Yacolt, WA, Rachel (Edward) Redinger of Marengo, WI; son-in-law, Curtis Blakeman of Marengo, WI; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; brother, Richard of Centerville, WA; and sisters, Elizabeth Rhoades of Battle Ground, WA, Aileen Halone of Emmett, ID and Norma Matson of Finlayson, MN.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 52 years, June; daughter, Susanna Blakeman; daughter-in-law, Wendy Rhoades; sister, Cora Seppanen; and brother, Gerald.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at 10 a.m. at the Old Apostolic Lutheran Church, 16603 NE 142nd Ave., Brush Prairie, WA with burial at Gravel Point Cemetery, Battle Ground following the service. Viewing will be Tuesday, July 17, 2018 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the church.
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Layne's Battle Ground Funeral Home
16 NE Clark Ave.
Battle Ground, WA 98604
(360) 687-3143
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Published in The Columbian on July 17, 2018
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