Warren L. Rhoads Obituary

Warren L. Rhoads, 93, of Benton Harbor, MI, passed away on Saturday – February 13, 2021 at the Timbers of Cass County in Dowagiac, MI. Arrangements have been entrusted to Starks & Menchinger Funeral Home – 2650 Niles Rd., St. Joseph, MI.

Warren was born on March 23, 1927 in Danville, IL to the late Dean and Gwendolyn (Dolittle) Rhoads.

Warren was involved in various area businesses – He operated a copy service in Benton Harbor; a TV service company named CashWay TV; he was manager of the Watervliet airport, where he also taught flying lessons; he was a bus driver for the Watervliet schools; and most recently owned and operated Warren Rhoads Enterprise real estate.

Warren is survived by his children – Ginger Morgan of Benton Harbor, Sherry Stimson of Watervliet, Candy (David) Baker of St. Joseph and Billy (Kim) Rhoads of Benton Harbor; five grandchildren and several great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by the love of his life and mother of his children – Grace Rhoads, a granddaughter – Tammy Mulson, brother – Darwin and a sister – Phyllis.

A public visitation will take place on Friday – Feb. 26, from 11am-1pm at Starks & Menchinger Funeral Home in St. Joseph. Private family services will follow, with committal at North Shore Memory Gardens in Coloma. Friends wishing to leave the family a message of condolence may do so at www.starks-menchinger.com