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Rodney E. Young

Birth Date: May 16, 1947
Death Date: July 31, 2018

Rodney E. Young, 71, of Cape Coral, passed away Tuesday, July 31, 2018 following an extended illness.  He was born May 16, 1947 in Decatur, IL and moved to Cape Coral from Indianapolis. Rodney proudly served in the United States Marine Corps during the Vietnam War.

He is survived by his wife of 5 years, Colleen Rae-Fries-Young; two sons, Rodney, Jr and Zach; two sisters, Sheila and Lynette; two brothers, Russell and Ricky;  several nieces, nephews and extended family members.

Military graveside rites and interment will be conducted at a later at Sarasota National Cemetery.  Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Fort Myers Memorial Gardens Funeral Home, 1589 Colonial Blvd., Fort Myers, FL 33907, 239-936-0555.  Online condolences may be made at:

All services are private.
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