Animals Pets 13

Rhonda Renne (Haywood) Branch

April 11, 1961 ~ December 25, 2021 (age 60)


Rhonda Reneé Haywood Branch, 60, of Fredericktown, formerly of Ellsworth, passed away on Christmas Day, December 25, 2021, in her home from a lengthy illness due to complications of being a juvenile diabetic.

She was born April 11, 1961 in Washington, a daughter of Donna Scott Haywood Mudry of Ellsworth and the late William Haywood.

Rhonda was a 1979 graduate of the Bentworth High School.

On March 5, 1981 Rhonda married Robert Branch, Jr. of Cokeburg Junction, with whom she enjoyed riding on their Harley motorcycle together.

She was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers and Pirates and NASCAR fan and also enjoyed her cats and camping. She enjoyed listening to the music of Bob Seger and the Grateful Dead.

Also surviving are her four siblings, Lance Haywood of Centerville, Cathie Mudry of Charleroi, Christopher Daugherty of Ellsworth, Nels Strand of Ellsworth; three nieces, Elva Rae Strand of Washington, Carlie Haywood of Wheeling, West Virginia and Emily Wilson (E. Christian) of Chartiers Township; a step-son, Robert Branch III (Jennifer); three step-grandchildren, Emoni Spencer, Robert Branch IV and Olivia Branch, all of Sarasota, Florida.

Deceased is her step-father, John Mudry.

At Rhonda's request, there will be no services.

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Arrangements in care of the Thompson-Marodi Funeral Home, 809 Main Street, Bentleyville, 724-239-2255.

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