Richard “Rick” Dodge
Richard “Rick” Dodge, 73, a resident of Cape Coral, FL, formerly of Macedon, NY, passed away Monday, July 11, 2022. He was born August 6, 1948, in Rochester, NY, and is predeceased by his parents, Austin and Helene Dodge.
Rick is survived by his wife of nine years, Karlene Dodge of Rochester, NY; two loving children, Kellie LaPlant (Loren) of Macedon, NY, and Eric Dodge (Kaylie) of Springwater, NY; sister, Beverly Stauring (Earl) of Clifton Springs, NY; two grandchildren, Joshua and Jacob LaPlant; as well as nieces, a nephew, and many friends.
Rick was of the Christian faith and, for many years, attended the Palmyra Methodist Church in Palmyra, NY. He graduated class of 1967 from the Palmyra- Macedon Central School District. Soon after, he began his career with Mobil Chemical Co. in Macedon, NY, and worked for many years as a safety supervisor. Rick was a life member of the Macedon Fire Department, volunteering there for 20+ years as a Medic/ Driver. He was an avid football, NASCAR, and college basketball fan. In 2013, Rick moved to Cape Coral, FL, to enjoy his retirement years.
A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date in NY. Details to be announced via www.MullinsMemorial.com
Memorial Contributions in memory of Richard Dodge are suggested to the American Heart Association, PO BOX 840692, Dallas, TX 75284.
Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cape Coral, is entrusted with final care.