Richard T. Rodbourne

Died: Tue., Feb. 8, 2011


Visitation

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Thu., Feb. 10, 2011
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Thu., Feb. 10, 2011
Location: - Not available -


Funeral Service

10:00 AM Fri., Feb. 11, 2011


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RODBOURNE, Richard T.
Age 60 of North Park Terrace in Big Flats passed away after a brief illness on Tues. Feb. 8, 2011 at St. Joseph’s Hospital.
Richard was born July 12, 1950 a son to the late Charles and Helen (Hammond) Rodbourne.
He was predeceased by his daughter, Emily Rodbourne Feb. 5, 2005.
He is survived by his wife, Linda (Mathews) Rodbourne;
Daughter, Sara Rodbourne of Ithaca, NY;
Brother, David (Marcie) and daughter
Brother-in-law, Kent (Pamela) Balcom of Virginia;
In-laws, Donald (Frances) Balcom of Kissimmee, FL,
Norman (Marion) Mathews of Horseheads, NY
Several nieces and nephews and many close and caring friends.
 
Richard was a veteran of the Vietnam War serving in the US Air Force.
He was retired from the maintenance department at Elmira College.
He enjoyed the outdoors, astronomy and always a cold beer with friends and family.
 
Those family and friends are invited to call at the Barber Funeral Home 413 S. Main St. Horseheads on Thursday Feb. 10, 2011 from 2-4:00 and 6-8:00 pm. His service will take place on Friday at 10:00 am.
Burial service will take place in Rural Home Cemetery in Big Flats, NY at the convenience of his family. Condolences and remembrances may also be left and viewed at www.barberfuneralhome.com

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Jenniffer Thomas
   Posted Wed February 09, 2011
Linda and Sara, I am so sorry to hear about your loss, you are in my thoughts and prayers.

Liz McIntosh
   Posted Wed February 09, 2011
Linda and Family,
I am sorry about the passing of Richard. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
Liz McIntosh

Laurie Crout
   Posted Wed February 09, 2011
Linda,

So sorry for your loss I hope that you and Sara are doing ok.

Keep your chin up!

Laurie


Pati Provinske
   Posted Thu February 10, 2011
Dear David and Family,

I'm so sorry for your loss and will keep you and your family in my prayers.

Pati

Nicole Smith
   Posted Thu February 10, 2011
Dear David and Family,

I am so sorry for you loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you in this difficult time.

Nicole

Susan Watkins/Jim Rose
   Posted Thu February 10, 2011
Dear Linda and Sara - I was surprised by a call from your Mom with the news. Please accept our condolences with this loss of Rich. I hope to see and hear from you in the near future. Again, so sorry for your loss.

Cheryl Betzer
   Posted Fri February 11, 2011
Linda,

So sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers

Lionel & Barbara Werninck
   Posted Fri February 11, 2011
Linda,

We are very sorry to hear of your loss. We'll be thinking of you.

patricia bouille
   Posted Fri February 11, 2011
linda~i can only imagine the pain you are going thru~first emily and then your husband~more greif than one should have to bare.
thoughts & prayers are with you
pat (nancy mc carthy's friend)

Vicki Petris
   Posted Fri February 18, 2011
Dear Linda,
I was so very sad to hear about Richard. Please know that you are in my heart.
Vicki