Tom D. Rodabaugh

Tom D. Rodabaugh, 67, of rural Marquette died Thursday, February 8, 2018 with his loving family at his side at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha.
Celebration of life service will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, February 17 at All Faiths Funeral Home, Grand Island.  Daniel Naranjo will officiate.  Casual dress is requested.  To honor Tom’s wishes cremation has taken place.
There will be a gathering of family and friends from 5-7 p.m. on Friday at All Faiths Funeral Home.
Tom was born January 22, 1951 at Grand Island, the son of Emery and Phyllis (Grotzky) Rodabaugh.  He graduated from Grand Island Northwest High School class of 1969.  Following high school, he received his Bachelor’s degree from Kearney State College.
Tom married Joni Perrett and to this union were born a son, John and daughter, Billie.  On July 5, 1997 he was united in marriage to the love of his life, Vickie Montgomery.
Tom worked for Kelly Supply Company for 30 years retiring in January 2017.  Some of his enjoyments included Jeeping in the Platte River and riding Harley Davidson Motorcycles.  He was a very talented carpenter and could fix or build anything.  His greatest legacy was his love of people.  Tom was one of the most likable people one could ever meet.
Those left to cherish his memory include his wife, Vickie; son, John (Gina) Rodabaugh of Lincoln; daughter, Billie (Alex) Luecke of Aurora, KS; grandchildren, Zander and Zavier Rodabaugh and Draven, Alexis, Corra and Zoie Luecke; brother, Bruce (Glenda) Rodabaugh of Marquette and sisters, Pat (Gary) Brouillette of Lincoln and Soni (Rick) Grint of Tennessee.
He is preceded in death by his parents.
In lieu of flowers a memorial will be established in memory of Tom.
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