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Rodney Allen Gish

January 8, 1945 ~ August 29, 2020 (age 75)


Rod Gish, 75, of Modesto died of natural causes Saturday at his home.

Rod was a native of Whittier, California.  He lived in Modesto since 1968.  He owned a Landscape Maintenance Business for 44 years.  He was a member of the Old German Baptist Brethren Church NC.  He enjoyed time spent with family: hiking, fishing, camping, ornamental gardening, participating in various church activities.  He had a deep love and appreciation for all of God’s Creation.

He is survived by his wife, Marilyn Grover Gish, his children: Mary Beth, Geoffrey and Julie Gish, Melody and Ken Bowman and 3 granddaughters; as well as his sister Irene Holsinger, all of the Modesto area. 

A Service was held to honor Rod on September 3, 2020 at the Wood Colony Cemetery. 

Remembrances may be made to the following:

Brethren Heritage School 3549 Dakota Ave., Modesto Ca 95358

Kindred Hospice – 4120 Dublin Blvd, Suite 105, Dublin Ca 94568

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Graveside Service
September 3, 2020

9:30 AM
Wood Colony Cemetery
3511 Dakota Ave.
Modesto, CA 95355

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