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August 9, 1939 - February 11, 2024

Edwin Charles Rode was born August 9, 1939, to the joy of his mother and father, Lydia and William Rode. He is originally from Lang, Saskatchewan.

Edwin and his wife, Carol, resided in Abbotsford, BC. Ed worked as a correctional officer at the Regional Psych Centre in Abbotsford until his retirement in 1998.

Ed loved attending the horse races with his friend, Bob. He enjoyed many cruises and trips to the warmer climates.

Ed passed away peacefully in his sleep at his home on February 11, 2024, after a short battle with cancer.

He was predeceased by his parents, William and Lydia, and nephew Shayne.

Ed is survived by his wife, Carol, his son, Steven, daughters Barbara and Melissa, stepdaughter Shellie, brother Larry, and his grandchildren Spencer, Sean, Cate, Margaret, Paul, John, Alexandrea, Janelle, and nephew Chris.

Friends and family will always cherish the memories of Ed's sense of humor and the stories he told.

There will be a celebration of life on February 27, 2024, at 1:00 p.m., at Woodlawn Funeral Home, 2310 Clearbrook Road, Abbotsford, BC.

Service Details

Celebration of Life
Tuesday, February 27, 2024
1:00 PM
Woodlawn Funeral Home, 2310 Clearbrook Road, Abbotsford