Rodney D. Fothergill, 52

Rodney D. Fothergill, 52Rodney D. Fothergill, 52, of Ocean View, Del., passed away the evening of Dec. 26, 2012, in Christina Hospital. Mr. Fothergill was born June 25, 1960, in Cincinnati, Ohio, to Raymond Fothergill and the former Glorie Rohr. He was a construction worker and spent most of his time working in the Delaware area. Rodney is survived by his mother and stepfather, Glorie and Gerald Geisel of New Wilmington; one sister and brother-in-law, Beth and Ken Behr of New Castle; one niece, Danielle Callahan and her husband, Ryan; one nephew, Brandon Ryan; and one great-nephew, Parker Callahan. Mr. Fothergill was preceded in passing by his father; two uncles, Denny and David Fothergill; and his aunt, Connie Braun. Visitation will be noon to 1 p.m. Friday, Jan. 4, at the R. Cunningham Funeral Home and Crematory, 2429 Wilmington Road, with a service following at 1 p.m. Burial will be in St. Mary Cemetery. Memorial contributions can be made to Christina Hospital, c/o Surgical ICU, 4755 Ogletown Stanton Road, Newark, Del. 19718. Online condolences can be viewed and left by visiting Please sign the guestbook at