HERMISTON Peggy Jean Rodet, 88, of Hermiston died Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2010, at Good Shepherd Medical Center in Hermiston. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 20 at the Hermiston Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Disposition was by cremation. Private family burial of cremains will be at the Hermiston Cemetery.
Mrs. Rodet was born Aug. 6, 1922, in Kansas City, Mo., to Clarence Horace and Elizabeth Alnora (Terry) Roy. She was raised in Kansas City and moved to Pasadena, Calif., where she attended Mills Womens College and USC. She married Paul Hunley Rodet in 1942 at Los Angeles.
They lived in numerous places in California and Oregon. They settled in Florence in 1995 and she moved to Hermiston in 2008. She enjoyed being a homemaker but also used her secretarial skills in many different areas. She also cared for her husband when he became ill, and did so until his passing in 2007.
Mrs. Rodet is survived by sons Stephen Rodet of Santa Clara, Utah, Dana Rodet of Florence and Laird Rodet of San Francisco, Calif.; daughter Terrie Edwards of Hermiston; 15 grandchildren; and 25 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by husband Paul Rodet in 2007.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Humanitarian Fund at the donors local LDS church.
Burns Mortuary of Hermiston is in charge of arrangements. Sign the condolence book at www.burnsmortuaryhermiston.com.