Loretta Marie Rhoades


Loretta Marie Rhoades was born on November 2, 1963, in Columbia, MO, to Lester Eugene Sr. and Yvonne Agnes (Bruning) Rhoades. She passed away on July 23, 2022, in Lamar, CO, at the age of 58. The lives of Loretta, her ex-husband, Roy Bock, and granddaughter Kiesha Graeff were tragically taken, leaving behind family and friends to mourn their loss.

She is survived by her grandson, Jamal Lee Graeff of Lamar, CO; son, Jimmy Lee Graeff of Tulsa, OK; two brothers, Lester Eugene Rhoades of Cozad, NE, and Raymond Rhoades of MO; two sisters, Brenda Sue Rhoades-Mordt and husband, Dave, of Warrenton, MO, and Karen Ann Rhoades-France of Lamar, CO; numerous nieces, nephews, and other family members, and a host of friends.

Loretta was preceded in death by her parents; her sister-in-law Robin Scharr Rhoades; and brother-in-law Cal France Jr. Loretta and her ex-husband, Roy, were joined in heaven by their beautiful granddaughter, Kiesha Graeff, on July 29, 2022.

A memorial service for Loretta Rhoades will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, August 13, 2022, at Valley Memorial Funeral Chapel in Lamar, CO, with Pastor Paul Floyd officiating. Per the family’s request, cremation will take place and there will be no visitation.

To leave online condolences, please visit www.valleymemorialfc.com. Memorial contributions may be made to Valley Memorial Funeral Chapel, P.O. Box 950, Lamar, CO 81052.