OBLONG -- Max E. Rhoads, 85, of Olney, formerly of Findlay, died 8:15 p.m. Saturday, December 2, 2017 in Flora Gardens Care Center, Flora.
Celebration of Life services 11:00 a.m. Saturday at Reed Funeral Home, Sullivan with Casey Kleeman officiating. Burial in Wright Cemetery, Findlay. Visitation one hour before the funeral. Memorials to Sullivan Weekend Food Pack Program. View complete obituary and send online condolences at reedfuneralhome.net.
Mr. Rhoads was born September 25, 1932 in Jasper County, Illinois, son of Clarence ‘Pete’ and Neva Finney Rhoads. Max retired from the Illinois Dept. of Conservation. He married Ellen C. Colclasure on February 3, 1967 in Sullivan, she preceded him in death on April 21, 2015.
Survivors, son Kevin (Amy) Rhoads of Olney; grandchildren Derek (fianceé Jessica) Hinton, Austin (Rachel) Rhoads, Briare (fianceé Abby) Hinton, Haley Rhoads and Chance Hinton; great-granddaughters Korbyn Hinton and Michaela Peters; sisters Evelyn Pierce and Norma Norton.