Rodney Dean Shrader, lived at Fairmont Crossing and Deerfield in Amherst, Virginia, Rodney lived with Mary McCormick for 15 years in Roanoke, Virginia.
Rodney was employed with the Lynchburg Sheltered Industries for approximately 19 years along with a community-based work program where they collected items for recycling. Rodney remained active with community activities after he decided not to work anymore.
Rodney’s favorite hobbies were shopping, movies, visiting new places and eating. He enjoyed playing his violin and guitar he was a wonderful dancer and singer. Rodney enjoyed watching WWF wrestling and Marvel movies, Batman, Spiderman, & Roy Rogers.
Predeceased family members Harold Calvin Shrader (father), Helen Irene Underwood Shrader (mother), Robert Lee Shrader (brother), Scotts Shrader & Winfred French Grandparents and Harry M. Underwood & Kate L. Ruble grandparents, Carl E. Underwood Jr. (cousin).
He is survived by his cousins Victoria R. Underwood, Carl E. Underwood III & Barbie Underwood, Shannon K. Underwood, David M. Underwood & Michel I. Underwood, Michael M. Underwood, Lily I. Underwood, cousin and legal guardian Shawn T. and Grace Elizabeth L Grace, Shawn N. Grace & Gloria Ash, Angel Grace, Corey A. Grace, Ethan G. Grace, Liam M. Grace, Anthony & Aleah Holstein, Devon M. Grace and Caitlin Grace, Evie Grace. Ricky & Norma Underwood, Robn & Michael Sorrell, Casey & Cathy Underwood, Kelly & Jenifer Underwood. And many more cousins.
A private Service will be held at a later date. The family would like to thank all of his Care givers over the years! The family is asking that if you want to do something give a care giver a flowers or a day off do something special for them!