Rodney J. Brennan
(January 21, 1928 - November 8, 1974)
[Poss. Oneida Dispatch]
November 8, 1974
CANANDAIGUA -- Rodney J. Brennan, 46, 221 Buffalo St., died this morning at Highland Hospital,
Rochester, after a long illness.
Born in Utica Jan. 21, 1928, he was the son of Earl P. and Mildred Gay Brennan. He married Gladys A.
Chappell of Oneida.
Mr. Brennan was a self-employed accountant.
He was a member of St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church, Canandaigua, a past commander of Canandaigua VFW
No. 7414, a veteran of World War II, serving with the Army of Occupation, a member of the Canandaigua
Merrill Hose Fire Department, Knights of Columbus No. 1445, Canandaigua and the Canandaigua Elks Lodge.
He was also a life member of Nest 1606, Order of the Owls, Oneida.
Surviving are his father, Earl P. Brenna of Oneida; his wife, one daughter, Miss Janice Brennan of
Horseheads; three sons, Steven of Springwater and Patrick and Joseph Brennan, both of Canandaigua; five
brothers, Gay, Utica, Michael, Raton, Mo., Robert of Webster, Don of Suffern, and James Brennan,
Rochester; four sisters, Mrs. Mary Scannard, Rome, the Misses Suzanne of Rome and Barbara Brennan of
Long Island and Mrs. Jayne Gifford of Rochester; and several nieces and nephews.
Date: Wednesday, March 27, 2002
Madison Co. Families