Cover photo for Rodney G. Echelberry's Obituary
Rodney G. Echelberry Profile Photo
1953 Rodney 2020

Rodney G. Echelberry

November 23, 1953 — June 18, 2020

Biography: Rodney G. Echelberry, 66 of Marion passed away on Thursday June 18, 2020 at Marion Point.  Rodney was born November 23, 1953 in Killeen, TX to Robert F. (Ilona) Echelberry Jr of Bucyrus and Joyce (Rettig) Leeth of Marion.  He is also survived by sons Matt Echelberry of Galion and Kelly Echelberry of Norwalk; daughter Jennifer (Tom) Atwood of Bucyrus; grandchildren Nicholas "Nick", Mariah, Landon, and Aiden; sisters Vicki (William) Adkins of Marion and Angie Echelberry of Columbus; brother Lyle Echelberry of Bucyrus; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Rodney graduated from Bucyrus High School in 1972 and attended North Central Technical College.  He had worked at MTD in Willard and Timken in Bucyrus.  Rodney also had a Stanley Steamer Franchise in Bucyrus during the 1970' and early 1980's.  He was a member of Richland Rd. Church of Christ and enjoyed working on Mustangs and yard work.  Rodney was a kid at heart and he enjoyed the Holidays. The family would like to thank Marion Pointe Nursing for the care they provided to Rodney.
Funeral Services will be held on Monday at 1:00 pm in the Munz-Pirnstill Funeral Home with burial to follow in Crawford County Memory Gardens.  The family will receive friends from 11:00 am until the time of the service .  In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Association through the funeral home.  Expressions of sympathy can be left at
To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Rodney G. Echelberry, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Funeral Service

Munz-Pirnstill Funeral Home

215 N Walnut St., Bucyrus, OH 44820

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 7

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree