Opal Verla Rhodes, age 88, died Tuesday, July 28, 2009, at Lakewood Senior Living Center in Pratt. She was born Jan. 21, 1921, in Trousdale, the daughter of Harry and Cybil Green Gould. On Nov. 17, 1936, she married Edward J. Rhodes at Pratt. He preceded her in death on Dec. 14, 2004.


Opal Verla Rhodes, age 88, died Tuesday, July 28, 2009, at Lakewood Senior Living Center in Pratt. She was born Jan. 21, 1921, in Trousdale, the daughter of Harry and Cybil Green Gould. On Nov. 17, 1936, she married Edward J. Rhodes at Pratt. He preceded her in death on Dec. 14, 2004.
She is survived by a daughter,Virginia and husband Curtis Randolph of Pratt; two sons, Edward and wife Susie Rhodes of Banning, Calif. and Caley and wife Judy Rhodes of Palm Springs, Calif.; 10 grandchildren, five step-grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
Funeral service is at 2 p.m. Monday at Larrison Mortuary with Chaplain Fred Pinkerton presiding. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday and 1 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the mortuary. Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Lakewood Senior Living Center in care of the mortuary, 300 Country Club Road, Pratt, KS 67124. Condolences may be left at www.larrisonmortuary.com.