Roderick (Rod) Mawhir

Roderick (Rod) Mawhir, 84, of Brocton, N.Y., went to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ early Sunday evening, Jan. 5, 2014.

He was a beloved husband, father, papa and uncle, and he passed away peacefully at home with his family by his side.

Funeral Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday Jan. 10, 2014, at the Brocton Baptist Church in Brocton, N.Y. The Rev. Larry Morrison will officiate.

Military services will be performed by the John W. Dill Post 434 American Legion. Interment will follow at the Portland Evergreen Cemetery. Friends are invited to call at the Morse Funeral Home, 51 Highland Ave. in Brocton, N.Y., from 2-4 and 7-9 on Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014. The family will be also present at the Brocton Baptist Church from 9:30-11 a.m. to receive friends prior to the service.

Flowers are respectfully declined. Memorials in Rod’s honor may be made to the Brocton Fire Dept., 80 Lake Ave. Brocton, NY, 14716; the Brocton Baptist Church Memorial Fund, 33 West Main St., Brocton, NY 14716; and/or Hospice of Chautauqua County, 20 West Fairmount Ave., Jamestown, NY 14750.