Zachary Ray Rhodes, 25, of Clearwater, passed away on Friday, Nov. 1, 2019 in Savoy, Ill.
A memorial and celebration of his life is at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, at Central Community Church, 6100 West Maple, in Wichita.
In lieu of flowers, the family has asked that donations be made to the Zach Rhodes Memorial Fund, Home Bank, 471 N. Fourth St., Clearwater, KS 67026, www.wsmortuary.com.
Zach was born on Dec. 1, 1993, in Winfield. All of his life he was a shining light to all who knew him. A loving, caring and genuinely funny soul who has touched many lives in his short time here. To know him was to love him. He was a very dedicated and hard worker in his career of aircraft interiors. He enjoyed music, watching football and spending time with his family and friends, especially his brother and nieces.
He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Charlene Rhodes, and stepsister, Madicyn Hill.
He is survived by his mother, Kimberly Heinzman and stepfather, Rick Heinzman, of Clearwater; father, Chris Rhodes and stepmother, Tammy Rhodes, of Arkansas City; brother, Shane Rhodes and sister-in-law, Mackenna Rhodes, of Clearwater; stepsister, Libertie Mills, of Arkansas City; grandparents, Dusty and Betty Rhodes, of Arkansas City; Jimmy and Brenda Rivers, of Arkansas City; and Tom and Marge Heinzman, of Wichita; nieces, Sage and Jade Rhodes, of Clearwater; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.