Herrin- Elsie Mae Rodney, 92, of Herrin, passed away at 11:41 AM, on Monday, June 12, 2017 at the The Anchor of River to River Community of Marion.
Elsie Mae was born on November 3, 1924 in Buckeye Lake, OH to Orville and Mary Alice (Englehart) Huber. She married Robert Rodney on April 2, 1946 in Marion. He preceded her in death on May 13, 1996.
She began a long career with Allen Industries in 1962. She retired as a line feeder.
Son- Don Rodney and wife Darlyn of Marion
Son- Edward Rodney and wife Joan of Edwardsville
Daughter- Linda Archa and husband Chad of Tyler, TX
Kelli Parino & husband Chuck
Amanda Touchette & husband George
Kayla Niblet & husband Matt
Skylar, Hunter, & Kylie Touchette
Bowden, Rock, & James Parino
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, brother- Glen Huber and sister- Goldie Appleman.
A private graveside funeral service will be held June 16, 2017 at Herrin City Cemetery. Monsignor Ken Schaefer will officiate. Burial will follow at Herrin City Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM, Thursday, June 15, 2017 at Johnson-Hughes Funeral home in Herrin.
For more information or to sign the memorial guest register, please visit www.hughesfuneralhomes.com.