Rodney Reinhardt Fick

Rodney Reinhardt Fick, 78, of Oro Valley, Ariz., passed away Nov. 3, 2023.

Rodney was born March 9, 1945, to Alden and Evelyn Fick of Hillsboro, Wis. He proudly served his country as a Vietnam veteran in the U.S. Army from 1963 to 1966 and continued his service in the U.S. Army National Guard until his retirement in 2006. 

During and after his military service, Rodney worked at General Motors from 1966 to 2006. After retirement from GM, Rodney obtained his Airframe and Powerplant Certificate and worked as an aircraft mechanic. He also served as a helicopter pilot instructor for the U.S. Army at Fort Rucker, Ala.

Rodney is survived by his loving wife, Sharon, and their two sons, Jeff (Tania) of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and Jason (Michelle) of Oro Valley. He was a beloved grandfather to his grandchildren, Tia, Madison, Sofia, Jacob, Jackson, and Joaquim, as well as to his great-granddaughter, Chase. He also is survived by his brothers, Gordon (Sandy) Fick of Tomah, Wis., and Albert (Delores) of Hillsboro. Rodney’s presence in their lives will be deeply missed. 

A memorial service will not be held at this time. In lieu of flowers or gifts, the family kindly requests that contributions in Rodney’s memory be made to Shriners Children’s Hospital.

Comments are closed.

  • Ardella Marie Leis

    February 26th, 2024
    by

    Ardella Marie Leis, 89, of Cashton, Wis., passed away peacefully at her home, surrounded by her family, Friday, Feb. 23, 2024. Ardella was born March 17, 1934, to Joseph and Irma (Schmitz) Schreier. 


    Dennis Norman Hemmersbach

    February 26th, 2024
    by

    Dennis Norman Hemmersbach, 64, of rural Norwalk, Wis., passed away with his family by his side, at his beloved farm, on Thursday, Feb. 22, 2024.  Dennis was born March 4, 1959, to LaVern and Cecilia (Schreier) Hemmersbach.  


    Betty H. Schumacher

    February 18th, 2024
    by

    Betty Helen Schumacher, 85, of rural Ontario, Wis., passed away Feb. 16, 2024, at Tomah Health Hospital. During her hospital stay, she was surrounded by the love of her family. 


    Edith Elain (Walter) Hepp Burkhalter

    February 18th, 2024
    by

    Edith Burkhalter, 93, of La Valle, Wis., died Feb. 15, 2024, peacefully at home after a brief illness. 


    Allen E. Schraufnagel

    February 18th, 2024
    by

    Allen Edward Schraufnagel, 94, passed away peacefully Dec. 2, 2023, at Milestone Senior Living in Hillsboro, Wis.


  • James Edward O’Rourke

    February 16th, 2024
    by

    James Edward O’Rourke, 82, the eldest child of Edward and Margaret O’Rourke’s family of 12, passed away Dec. 5, 2023, in Riverside Community Hospital in California. 


    Charles “Chuck” James Luxton Sr. (full obituary)

    February 13th, 2024
    by

    Charles “Chuck” James Luxton Sr., 74, of Wilton went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Feb. 13, 2024. He passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by his loved ones. Chuck was born in Richland Center, Wis., on Dec. 21, 1949, to Garold and Viola (Walsh) Luxton. 


    Charles James Luxton Sr.

    February 13th, 2024
    by

    Charles James Luxton Sr., “Chuck,” 74, of Wilton, Wis., went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Feb. 13, 2024. He passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by his loved ones.


    Janice Marie Timm

    February 13th, 2024
    by

    Janice Marie Timm, 83, of La Crosse passed away peacefully Feb. 9, 2024, surrounded by her loved ones. 


    Bernice Dickman

    February 13th, 2024
    by

    Bernice Dickman, 91, of Cashton, Wis., passed away Friday, Feb. 9, 2024, at Rolling Hills Rehab Center in Sparta, Wis. Bernice was born in Yuba, Wis., on May 3, 1932, to William and Bessie (Wopat) Barbour. She was united in holy matrimony to Paul Dickman on Oct. 12, 1957.


    Rose M. Dahl

    February 6th, 2024
    by

    Rose M. Dahl, an example of unwavering love and kindness, passed away peacefully Jan. 31, 2024, at the age of 89, in Viroqua, Wis. She was born on Independence Day in 1934 in La Crosse, Wis., to Frederick and Viola (Will) Rogowski.


  • Archives