KCFD LODD: IAFF Local 42 member and KCFD FAO Roger Rhoads has passed away from an occupational illness.
Before being assigned to the Fire Academy as Lead Instructor Roger was assigned to Rescue 9, a heavy rescue company at KCFD Station 35. Please keep Roger’s family the KCFD and memberships of IAFF Local 42 and 3808 in your thoughts and prayers. Roger served the KCFD and the citizens of Kansas City, Missouri for nearly 30 years. Roger is survived by his wife Erin Rhoads, daughter Sarah Rhoads and son Gabriel Rhoads.
Visitation will be held February 12, 2018 4:00 PM till 9:00 PM at Saint Thomas More Church, 11822 Holmes Road, Kansas City, MO 64114.
The Funeral Service be held February 13, 2018 11:00 AM Saint Thomas More Church, 11822 Holmes Road, Kansas City, MO 64114.
Burial to follow at Mount Olivet Cemetery 7601 Blue Ridge, Raytown MO 64138.
Following the Services IAFF Local 42 will be hosting members, friends and family at Gladden Hall. Gladden Hall is located on the lower level of IAFF Local 42 offices and Visions building at 6320 Manchester Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64133.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to IAFF Local 42 Community Assistance, 6320 Manchester Avenue, Suite 42A Kansas City, MO 64133.
IAFF Honor Guards, Pipes and Drums may contact KCFD Battalion Chief Tim Sheil at 816.405.8405.
Fire Department Coverage Companies may contact KCFD Deputy Chief Nathan Dougan at 816.300.2428.