Rodger Dale Rabbass, 73, of Dodge, formerly of Norfolk, peacefully returned home to Jesus on Saturday, Feb. 27, 2021, at Methodist Fremont Health Hospital in Fremont.

Services were held Saturday, March 6, 2021, at Home for Funerals Chapel in Norfolk, with the Rev. John E. Nelson Jr. officiating. Interment was at the Stanton Cemetery, with military services provided by the Nebraska Army National Guard Honor Guard, VFW Post 3602, American Legion Post 88 and the American Legion Riders.

Survivors include:

-Wife Kathy of Dodge.

-Daughter Traci Rabbass of Olathe, Kansas.; and children Josie Rabbass of Ottawa, Kan.; Tyler (Samantha) Wieseler of Norfolk; Brady (Meaghan) Adams of Tonganoxie, Kansas.; Hannah (special friend Austin Carter) Adams of Olathe; Jackson (special friend Sidney Vinzant) of Overland Park, Kansas.; and Wyatt Adams of Olathe.

-Son, Troy of Dodge.

-Daughter Megan (Tracy) Stromberg and children Kade, Aubrey, Isaac, Isabella and Grace, all of Columbus.

-Daughter Mindy (Jamie) Dlouhy of Clarkson and children Kaitlyn (special friend Trevor Oeltjen) of Creston, Colyn and Hadley of Clarkson.

-Son Justin (Rebekah) and daughter Anna, all of Dodge.

-Furbaby Lady Bell.

-5 great-grandkids

-Mother in law, Dorothy Lipp of Wayne.

-Aunt Lillian Sondergaard of Grand Island, uncle Duane Hansen of Norfolk and several cousins.

He was preceded in death by his father in 1986, mother in 1998, father-in-law Frank Lipp in 1983, brother John Rabbass in 2009 and sister-in-law Stephanie Rabbass in 2016.

The family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to the Fremont hospital staff for their compassionate care, especially chaplain Scott, Dr. Ami Jones, Dr. Sukstorf, nurse Tara and the other third floor nurses. We pray you will be repaid for the kindness you showed our dear Rodger. God has given you all a great gift!

Arrangements by Home for Funerals, Norfolk.

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