Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

The Great Seal of the Choctaw Nation

Born: 12/30/1957

Died: 12/12/2012

Maiden Name: n/a

Honorific: n/a

Kenneth Darrell Rodebush, 54, of, McAlester, passed away on Dec. 12, 2012. He was born to Kenneth D. and Willow Bell (Dozier) Rodebush on Dec. 30, 1957, in Oklahoma City. He grew up in Shamrock and in Oklahoma City. Kenneth worked for the Oklahoma State Fair, the City of Oklahoma City as a crossing guard at public schools and Terry Reynolds Plumbing. He also was a bell ringer for the Salvation Army. Kenneth liked camping, being outdoors, attending the OK Choctaw Alliance events, and enjoyed OU football. The family would like to thank the Heritage Hill Nursing Center and Heartland Hospice, both of McAlester, for their care and compassion. The family would like to thank the Choctaw Nation for the help during the time of his passing.

He was preceded in death by his parents and two infant brothers. He is survived by sisters, Carolyn Slane of Newalla, Bonnie Cole of Oklahoma City, and Diana Whited of Norman; nephews, David Slane, John Cole, Richard Cole, Chris Slane, Amos Vann and Adam Vann; nieces, Amber Vann and Angela Vann; special friends, Tiffany Goff, Terry Reynolds, Sandy and Charlie Wells and Robin Dorman; along with other family and friends.