In Memory of

Radivoj

"Ron"

Rodic

Obituary for Radivoj "Ron" Rodic

With deep sadness, the family announces the passing of Radivoj (Ron) Rodic on May 10, 2022, at Extendicare Falconbridge. A long-time employee of Falconbridge Nickel Mine, Radivoj was born on July 20, 1940, in Vrginmost, Croatia (former Jugoslavia). Radivoj met and married Katica (nee Milosevic) in Karlovac Croatia. They emigrated to Canada in July 1970 with daughters Biserka (Sakovic) and Radmila (Duncan), later having a son, Miodrag Rodic. The family settled in the Donovan area of Sudbury, where he enjoyed the remainder of his days. A member of the Serbian Orthodox community, Radivoj enjoyed fishing the Wahnapitae river and working in his large vegetable garden. He will be remembered as a witty character with a wry sense of humour. He is survived by his 3 beautiful children, Biserka (Zarko), Radmila (Keith), Miodrag (Eliza); seven grandchildren, Robert, Christopher, Kasandra, Thomas, Stefanie, Huntar-Shana, and Brooklyn; his sister, Milica Galogaza and many nieces, nephews and Kumove. Predeceased by his parents Dragan and Anka Rodic (nee Tepsic) and brothers Milorad (Pepa), Duro (Milka) and Milivoj (Vera). Fondly remembered by longtime companion Vesna Kotaras and daughter Nena Susic. The family would like to express thanks to the hardworking and caring staff at extended care Falconbridge. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada or a charity of your choice. Resting at the Jackson and Barnard Funeral Home, 233 Larch St., Sudbury. (Friends may call 6-8pm Friday with parish prayers at 7pm Friday). Funeral Service in St. Peter and Paul Serbian Orthodox Church, 515 Antwerp St., Sudbury on Saturday, May 14, 2022 at 11am. Interment in the Civic Cemetery. For donations or messages of condolence, www.lougheedfuneralhomes.com