|Birth: ||Dec. 2, 1950|
|Death: ||Oct. 28, 2012|
Rodney Almquist (61) passed away suddenly from natural causes, at home October 28, 2012 in Richland. He was born in Republic, WA to Jim and Fern. He attended Republic High School, and graduated from WSU as a mechanical engineer and worked over 30 years for the Department of Energy in Richland, WA.
His life activities included hunting, fishing, jockeying, rodeoing, sports, watching movies, playing cards, fishing and spending time with his valued friends.
Rodney is preceded in death by his parents and by one nephew, Rod Stonehocker. Survived by his friend and companion, Elaine Maxwell; one brother, Norm (Linda) Almquist; four sisters, Diane (Bob) Cayler, Irene (Clem) Whipple, Rose (Kevin) Running and Rosalie (Gregg) Morse; numerous nieces and nephews.
He was an inspiration and gave his heart and soul to everyone, of all ages.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 11:00 AM Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at Einan's Funeral Home, 915 Bypass Hwy, Richland. A potluck will follow.
He will be missed but never forgotten.
Donations in memory of Rod may be given to Justin Cowboy Crises Fund, 101 Pro Rodeo Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80919.
Jimmie N Almquist (1921 - 2010)
Fern M Almquist (1921 - 2007)
Diane Fern Almquist Cayler (1949 - 2015)*
Rodney Allen Almquist (1950 - 2012)
Created by: Della Meize
Record added: Oct 31, 2012
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