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RHODES, Yvonne Floretta
RHODES, Yvonne Floretta Yvonnewentto be withher Lord on Saturday April 28, 2012. Born to Merlin and Edna Derby in Camas Wash. on February 9, 1934.Raised in Camas, she worked at the Camas Paper Mill and graduated from Camas High School in 1953. Shemarriedthe love of her life, Leon "Dusty" Rhodes in 1952, andin 1954,they became the parents to their only child, theirdaughter Gail. They moved to Edwards AFB in 1955, and in 1958, they moved to Rosamond wherethey would callit home.Once setteled in Rosamond, Yvonne would work at Western Auto, drive school bus for handicapped children as well as being a Brownie Leader for Gail's Brownie Troop.After retirement, Yvonne spent her time volunteering at AV Hospital's New to You and traveling to many places with Dusty.She was an avid reader and loved to cook.Yvonne wasVERY active in her churchat the Wayside Chapel where bothher and Dustyaccepted Jesus Christas their Lord and Savior. (On Gail's Birthday!) Theyattended every Sunday and she loved her Tuesday Morning Bible Study where she had many close friends. Yvonne has 3 Grandchildren, Lindsey (Troy), Courtney and Joshuaas well astwo Great-Grand Children, Cody (her Birthday Buddy!)and Calley. She was preceeded in death by her husband Dusty and her Grandson Casey. Memorial Services will be held on May 4, 2012, at 2 p.m. at The Wayside Chapel in Rosamond.

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