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Marcia Rhoden – Metz Mortuary

    Marcia Rhoden
    Marcia F. Rhoden, age 78, of St. Peters, MO, died Friday, January 24, 2020 in St. Louis, MO. She was born June 7, 1941 in Seward, NE to Homer John and Vera (Grubaugh) Blair. Marcia was a member of the Gresham Presbyterian Church.
    Marcia had an in-home daycare for over 50 years. She loved a penny slot machine every now and then and also had a love for football, especially the Nebraska Cornhuskers and the Kansas City Chiefs.
    Marcia is survived by her children Kathy (Tim) Burkhard, of Mayhill, NM, Todd George, of Leawood, KS, Steve (Eileen) George, of O’Fallon, MO, and step-son Michael Rhoden of Lincoln, NE. Grandchildren include Shawnna (Ritchy) Richards of Hobbs, NM, Suzanne (Josh) Franco of Lubbock, TX, Shelby (Cole) Manry of Hobbs, NM, Kyle George of Minneapolis, MN, Olivia, George of Lincoln, NE, Connor George of St. Peters, MO, Liam George of Lincoln, NE and 7 great grandchildren.
    Memorial services are scheduled for 2:00 p.m., Saturday, February 1, 2020 at the Metz Chapel, York, with the Rev. John Nellessen officiating. Inurnment will follow at the Cedar Lawn Cemetery, Gresham. There will be no viewing or visitation as it was Marcia’s wish to be cremated. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made in Marcia’s memory to support Siteman Cancer Center or Evelyn’s House through The Foundation for Barnes-Jewish Hospital. Donations can be made to the Foundation at or sent to 1001 Highlands Plaza Drive West, Suite 140 St. Louis, MO 63110.

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