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Guy S. Rhodes

Guy S. Rhodes, 89, of Ferguson Valley Road, McVeytown, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, Sept. 18, 2021, at Epworth Manor in Tyrone.

Born Oct. 23, 1931, in McVeytown, he was a son of the late Roy H. and Belle (Kimberly) Rhodes. His wife, Helen F. (Buchanan) Rhodes, whom he married Aug. 27, 1955, survives.

Also surviving are five children, Donald L. Rhodes and wife Mary of Belleville, Karen A. Sharpe and husband John of Lancaster, Joyce E. Bailey and husband Clifford, Frances K. Smith and husband Michael Sr., Fred W. Rhodes and wife Debra, all of McVeytown; 10 grandchildren, Nick Bailey, Jennifer Sunderland, Christopher Bailey, Michael Smith Jr., Erin Hostetler, Shelby Bailey, Shannon Smith, Lukas Rhodes, Kelsey Rhodes, Jesse Rhodes; and 13 great-grandchildren.

Preceding him in death was a son, Arnie R. Rhodes; twin infant sons; three sisters, Janet Huffman, Ethel Henneman, Bertha Walton; five brothers, Lewis, Marion, Glenn, Robert, and Dale Rhodes.

A U.S. Army veteran, he served in the Korean War.

Guy was a farmer early in life and later retired from the melt shop of Standard Steel in Burnham.

He was Presbyterian by faith and enjoyed gardening and attending auctions. Most of all he enjoyed time with his grandchildren.

A funeral service will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2021, at Harshbarger Funeral Home, 3 S. Market St., McVeytown, with Pastor Kimberly Cartwright officiating. Interment will be in Spring Run Cemetery, McVeytown.

A viewing will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2021, at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Davita Dialysis Center, 611 Electric Ave., Lewistown, PA 17044.

Online condolences may be shared with the family at www.harshbargerfuneralhome.com.