Rodney W. Van Horn
Rod 81, entered into heaven on June 27, 2021. Born in Salem, West Virginia. Predeceased by his parents, Pastor Kenneth and Doris (Langworthy) Van Horn; sister Arlouene (Van Horn) Edwards, and grandson Brendon Costello. Survived by his wife Aneita (Haines) Van Horn; children James (Monica) Van Horn, Kathryn (Calvin) Chisholm, Alison Costello and Joseph Costello; brother, Floyd (Yevonne) Van Horn; grandchildren, Josiah, Jordan, Alanna, Dillon, and Luke; 2 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
After serving seven years in the Navy nuclear submarine service, Rod completed college at R. I. T. receiving a BS Degree and taught at the National Technical Institute for the Deaf and later worked at Kodak as a quality control engineer.
Rod enjoyed riding with the Christian Motorcyclists Association. He volunteered his talents of singing and playing his keyboard at nursing homes. Rod was a man of deep faith, devoted to Jesus and his family.
Calling hours will be Saturday, July 17th 9:30 to 11:00 am at Spencerport Wesleyan Church, 2653 Nichols Street. Rod's Celebration of Life will directly follow at the church at 11:00 am. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Parkinson's Research Foundation, www.parkinsonhope.org/ways-donate or Holt International Children's Services, 250 Country Club Rd., Eugene, Oregon 97401 in Rod's memory. The family wishes to thank Wedgewood Nursing Home and the Rochester Regional Health Hospice for Rod's wonderful care.