Rodney McQuaid

Shipman |

Rodney Lee McQuaid, 62, of Shipman, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, April 17, 2024, at home.

He was born on January 31, 1962, in Alton, the son of the late Roy “RD” and Ramona Kay (Moran) McQuaid.

Rodney married the love of his life Sherry Lynn Whitten on October 12, 1984, in Alton. She preceded him in death in 2020. Together they enjoyed traveling and spending time with their family, always spoiling their nieces and nephews whom they dearly loved.

He was a manager at Speedway Salvage and could usually be found getting into trouble on his tractor.

Rodney is survived by his brother Skip (Marcia) McQuaid; sister Sherrie (Randy) Durbin; 5 nieces and nephews; 5 great nieces and nephews; sister in law Gloria Joyce.

He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Sherry Lynn; parents RD and Kay McQuaid.

Visitation will be held from 10 am until the time of Funeral Service at Noon on Monday, April 22, 2024, at Anderson Family Funeral Home in Brighton.

Burial will follow at Shipman Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Parkinson’s Foundation.

Condolences may be left online at

Obit Provided By:
Anderson Family Funeral Home

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