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Rodney O Derochie

August 22, 1950 — September 7, 2023

Rodney Derochie, age 73, of Sioux City, passed away Thursday, September 7, 2023.

Funeral service will be Tuesday, September 12, 2023, at Christy-Smith Funeral Home, Larkin Chapel located at 2320 Outer Drive N., Sioux City, IA. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service. Burial will be at St. Joseph Cemetery in Elk Point, SD.

Rodney Odean Derochie was born August 22, 1950, in Sioux City, IA. He attended McCook School in North Sioux City and Riverside High School.

He worked throughout the years as a truck driver. He enjoyed spending time with his daughter and grandsons, as well as fishing and camping.

He is survived by his daughter, Rachel Derochie (Andy Vogt); grandsons, Chayce and Gunner Montagne; and significant other, Sandra Jordan.

He is preceded in death by his father, Earl Derochie; mother, Violet Kruger; brother, Richard Derochie; sister, Marvella Selwin; and step-father, Myron Kruger.
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Visitation

Tuesday, September 12, 2023

Starts at 10:00 am (Eastern time)

Christy-Smith Funeral Homes - Larkin Chapel

2320 Outer Drive North, Sioux City, IA 51104

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Funeral

Tuesday, September 12, 2023

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Christy-Smith Funeral Homes - Larkin Chapel

2320 Outer Drive North, Sioux City, IA 51104

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