Wayne Allen Rodenizer, 76, of Hot Springs, Virginia, passed away Saturday, August 13, 2022, at his residence.

He was born April 26, 1946, in Covington, Virginia, the son of the late Charles James Rodenizer and Myrtle Maggie Lytle Rodenizer. On July 23, 1964, he married Gwendlyn Wyona Kemper his wife of 58 years.

Mr. Rodenizer was a night shift stocker for Super Fresh.  He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather. He loved to hunt and fish with his family and friends. He was a very hard worker and he spent his life loving and taking care of those he loved. He will be truly missed by so many.

He is survived by his wife Gwendolyn Wyona Kemper Rodenizer of Hot Springs; two children, Kellie Sepulveda & husband Shaddai and Janice Thomas & husband Francis all of Hot Springs; nine grandchildren, Brandon and Cody Blitch, Rebecca Stephenson & husband Jake, Jessica Powell & husband David, Sarah Coffey, Sabrina Casabianca, Dominic Casabianca, Savannah Kingman and husband Trevor, and  Charles Thomas; seventeen great grandchildren, Kendra, Karly, Karson & Kamron Blitch, Aubree & Silas Blitch, Levi & Maddison Stephenson, Alex, Marcel, Donte & Leelynd Powell,  Keirsten Hooker, Abigale, Delylah,& Harper Stinnet, and Isla Casabianca.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Betty Ann Blitch who passed in 2016; brothers, Charles Jr., Curtis, Harry and John Rodenizer; sisters, Pauline Cole, Doramae Simmons, and Patricia Linnville.

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

McLaughlin & Young Funeral Home are handling the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to www.mclaughlinandyoung.com.



1 Comment

  1. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this most difficult time.
    Sending our deepest condolences,

    The Kindred Hospice Team


Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Browse Obituaries

May 2024