Rodman Bailey, Sr., 80, New Hope, formerly of Dodge Center, passed away June 6, 2013.
The funeral service for Rodman Bailey, Sr. will be at 11:30 a.m. Monday, June 10, 2013, at the St. Joseph Parish Center, 8701 36th Ave North, New Hope. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service.
Visitation will be 4:00-7:00 p.m. Sunday, June 9, 2013, Gearty-Delmore Robbinsdale Chapel, 3888 West Broadway. Rosary will be at 6:00 p.m.
Rod was born January 12, 1933, in Minneapolis, grew up in Fargo, ND and graduated from Fargo Shanley High School. Rod served in the Air Force and was a proud Korean War veteran. In 1957, Rod and Doris Walline were married in Moorhead, MN.
They have four children: Rod Jr. (Patti), Patrick (Lisa), Julie (Bill) and Theresa. Rod ("Pops") had five grandchildren: Matt, Travis, Kristina, Josh, Tony and one great grandchild, Ryan. His family was the joy of his life.
Rod was a member of The American Legion, Knights of Columbus and the VFW.
Private interment Fort Snelling National Cemetery.
Gearty-Delmore Funeral Chapels, Inc. is in charge of arrangements.