CUMBERLAND — Virginia Rhodes, 41, of Cumberland, passed away from a heart attack on Tuesday evening July 2, 2013 at Bay Health Hospital, Dover, Del.
She is preceded in death by one brother, George Tyree, Cumberland.
She was a loving mother, sister and daughter.
Surviving are her three children, Alfonzo Lee, Cumberland, Destany Lee, Cumberland and Brandon Rhodes, Dover; her mother, Mary Rhodes and step-father Mike Elsesser, Cumberland; father, Donald Rhodes and step-mother, Barbara, Milford, Del; five brothers, Jimmy McMillan, Cumberland, Shawn Rhodes, Oklahoma City, Okla., Bill Rhodes, Jacksonville, Fla., and Don Rhodes, Cumberland; her boyfriend of two years, John Cox, Dover; her Aunt “Pete” McMillan, Cumberland, Aunt Leona and Uncle Luke Lucas, Virginia; and life long friend, Melissa Garlitz, Cresaptown, who is like a daughter to our mother and was like a sister to Virginia; and life long family friends and neighbors, the Yorks, Cumberland.
Friends will be received at Scarpelli Funeral Home, 108 Virginia Ave., Cumberland, (www.scarpellifh.com) on Saturday, July 6, 2013 from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. A memorial service will be at 1 p.m. in the funeral home with Pastor Bob Ryan officiating.
Internment will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery.