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Rodney Ray Bean

Rodney Ray Bean, 92, of Moorefield, WV passed
away on May 1, 2018 at the EA Hawse Continuous
Care Center in Petersburg, WV. Born on May 20, 1925
in Moorefield, he was the son of the late Orvan Ray
Bean and Essye Elizabeth Reed Bean. In addition to his
parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers.
      Mr. Bean proudly served his country in the U.S.
Navy during the Korean War at the Bethesda Medical
Center in Bethesda, MD. He was a jeweler and sales
representative at Macy’s at Tyson’s Corner for 32 years.
He was also a 32nd Degree Mason with Moorefield
Masonic Lodge #29.
He is survived by his sons, Rodney R. Patrylak and
Ronald G. Patrylak both of Brooklyn, CT
and five grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Friday,
May 4, 2018 at Elmore Funeral Home in Moorefield,
WV. A funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 a.m.,
Saturday, May 5, 2018 at the funeral home with Pastor
Jeff Anderson officiating. Burial will follow at Olivet
Cemetery, Moorefield, WV. Memorial Donations may be
made to Duffey Methodist Church Sunday School Fund.

Arrangements are under the direction of
Elmore Funeral Home.