Local Softball Legend, Charles R. Rhoades Sr. 81, of Quarryville died Saturday June 8, 2019 at Lancaster General Hospital after a brief illness.
Born in Lancaster County he was the son of the late George W. and Viola W. Rhoades. He was the husband of the late Shirley (Frank) Rhoades.
He retired from The Buck Company after 45 years of service.
Charles was well known for his fastpitch softball and bowling careers. He was inducted into the Bowling and Softball Hall of Fame. He enjoyed helping others improve their softball and bowling skills.
Mr. Rhoades is survived by three sons, George husband of Rose of Willow Street, Charles Jr. husband of Patricia of Quarryville, Robert (Bob) companion of Sheila Ulmer of Quarryville. He is also survived by five grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Services will be private. Cremation Services of Lancaster (717) 273-6283