Rodney E. Richardson, age 89, of Sebring, Florida, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. He was born Dec. 9, 1927 in Elkhart, Indiana to Harry and Imogene (Morrow) Richardson. Rodney retired as a chief petty officer from the U.S. Navy after serving during World War II, Korean War, and Vietnam War. He attended the Heartland Christian Church, was a member of the Masonic Lodge 249 in Sebring, VFW, and AmVets, and has been a resident of Sebring since 1993, coming from New Orleans.
Survivors include his wife, Vera Jane Richardson of Sebring; sons, Timothy Richardson of The Woodlands, Texas and Von Richardson of Lacombe, Louisiana; four grandchildren and eight great-great-grandchildren.
Arrangements entrusted to Stephenson-Nelson Funeral Home, 4001 Sebring Parkway, Sebring, FL 33870. Online condolences may be left at www.stephensonnelsonfh.com