Rodney Leggett, 66
Rodney Leggett, 66, of Allegan passed away Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016, at his home. Mr. Leggett was born Oct. 20, 1950, in Allegan, the son of the late Wilbur and Mary (Weaver) Leggett.
Rod was a Class of 1968 Allegan High School graduate and also a veteran of the United States Army. He worked for the GM plant in Kalamazoo for more than 30 years, retiring in 1999. He also worked for the Allegan County Sheriff's Department.
Rod spent a lot of time working, but he also knew how to relax and enjoy himself. He loved watching sports and especially loved his Michigan Wolverine's. Spending time with his family and friends always meant a lot to him. He tried to make the most of each day and will be missed greatly.
Rod is survived by his wife Nan; his children, Jamie and Mary Leggett, and Jason and Jamie Leggett; five grandchildren, Brianna, Chase, Taryn, Evie and Tori; and his sister Becky Leggett.
He was preceded in death by his sister Christine and granddaughter Allyson.
A nemorial gathering was Sunday, Oct. 30, at Gorden Funeral Residence, Allegan Chapel.
Showing love and support to Rod's family people were asked to wear the Michigan Wolverine's blue and maze colors.
Memorial donations may be made in Rod's name to the Allegan All-Sports Boosters, c/o Barry D. Forstner, 1560 M-40 North, Allegan, MI 49010.
Arrangements were provided by Gorden Funeral Residence, Allegan Chapel, www.gordenfuneral.com.