Leo "Junior" Rood

1924 - 2014


Leo “Junior” Rood

Dec. 15, 1924 — May 26, 2014

Leo “Junior” Rood was born Dec. 15, 1924, in Hill City, Kan., and passed away on May 26, 2014, in College Place.

He married Phyllis Conklin in North Platte, Neb., on March 1, 1943, and she preceded him in death in 2007. Survivors include his sons, Dan, Terry (Carol), Tom (Marge); and daughter, Anita (Tim) Mayhew; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; brother, Vernon; and sister, Colleen.

A private burial service will be held at Willamette National Cemetery in Portland at a later date.


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