Survived by his family

 Rodney J. Vanderveld, age 56, of Eldon, died Sunday, February 24, 2013, at his home. He was born in Elgin, Illinois on November 25, 1956, a son of James Robert and Janet (Norris) Vanderveld.

Those who survive him include: three children, Elisabeth Canuel and husband Eric of Colorado Springs, Colorado, Sarah O’Neill and husband Craig of Chino Valley, Arizona and Rebekka Vanderveld of Bozeman, Montana; two grandchildren, Alayna and James O’Neill, both of Chino Valley, Arizona; his mother, Janet Vanderveld of Lake Ozark; one sister, Donna Ward and husband Tracy of Grain Valley; three brothers, Bruce Vanderveld and wife Connie of Eldon, James Vanderveld and wife Louise of Lake Ozark and Daniel Vanderveld and wife Kathy of Lake Ozark and numerous nieces and nephews.

His father, James Robert Vanderveld, preceded him in death.

Visitation will be held from 1:00-2:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 2, with a memorial service immediately following at 2:00 p.m. at Rekus Funeral Home in Eldon. Rev. Ron Lehenbauer will officiate.

Memorial contributions are suggested to Regional Hospice, 514 W Fremont Road, Lebanon MO 65536.

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