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Obituary: Shriner, Rodney L.

Age 87

SHRINER, Rodney L. (Age 87) Passed away October 15th, 2014 in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho.

He was born July 29th, 1927 in Martin, South Dakota to Charles Shriner and Nettie Spears.

Rodney attended Bellgrove and Worley High School.

On April 3rd, 1946, he married the love of his life, Evelyn Lacy.

He was involved with the Bellgrove Grange for 71 years and was a National Grange 7th Degree.

Rodney was also involved in the Eagles #486 for 66 years.

He was also a Lutheran and attended Trinity Lutheran here in Coeur d’Alene.

Rodney enjoyed farming and he was active in many agricultural organizations such as the Kootenai County Agricultural Stabilization Committee and the Spokane Bulk Producers Board.

He also served on the Kootenai Electric Co-Op Board for 21 years.

Rodney is survived by his children: Darlene and Donald Shriner.

He is also survived by his sister, Deloras Sullivan and his brother, Jerry Shriner; as well as three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Rodney is preceded in death by his wife, Evelyn M. Shriner.

In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to either Coeur d’Alene Homes or Trinity Lutheran Memorial.

A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, October 25th at 1:00 pm at Trinity Lutheran Church in Coeur d’Alene.

ENGLISH FUNERAL CHAPEL is handling arrangements.

Please visit Rodney’s online memorial at

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