Rodney C. Satterfield, 78, of Hopewell, went home to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ at 11:10 A.M. on Monday, October 1, 2012 at Genesis Hospice-Morrison House. He was born September 28, 1934 in Glenford, Ohio, a son of the late Milby and Zetta Satterfield. He retired as a Production Analyst at Kaiser Aluminum where he worked for 39 years. He was a member of the Zanesville First Church of the Nazarene and was a fan of the Cincinnati Reds and the Ohio State Buckeyes. He enjoyed woodworking, and had worked for Mock Woodworking for 17 years after his retirement.
He is survived by his beloved wife, Naomi Brandom Satterfield, whom he married August 18, 1953; a son, Daryl (Tammy) Satterfield of Zanesville, two daughters, Deb (Charlie) Buden of Cincinnati and Melissa “Spark” Satterfield of Newark; a former son-in-law, Larry Frye of Coshocton; two grandchildren, Matthew (Jessica) Satterfield of Springfield, MO and Sam Satterfield of Denver, CO; a step grandson, Clint Frye of Lima; two brothers, Dorsey (Sylvia) Satterfield of Crooksville and Roger (Sarabelle) Satterfield of Zanesville; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three sisters, Eileen Shaffer, Jean Stewart, and Phyllis Delong; and two brothers, Ray and Morris Satterfield.
The family would like to thank Dr. Scott Wegner and staff, and the Genesis Hospice-Morrison House for the wonderful care that Rodney received.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Zanesville First Church of the Nazarene: 5700 Martin Lane, Zanesville, Ohio 43701; or to Genesis Hospice-Morrison House: 713 Forest Avenue, Zanesville, Ohio 43701.
Friends and family may call from 2:00-4:00 P.M. and 6:00-8:00 P.M. on Thursday, October 4, 2012 at the Bolin-Dierkes Funeral Home, 1271 Blue Avenue, Zanesville, and also one hour prior to the service. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 P.M. on Friday, October 5, 2012, at the funeral home with Pastor Steve Dupler and Fred Taylor officiating. Rodney will be laid to rest at Zanesville Memorial Park Cemetery.
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