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Ernest Adolph (Dolph) Rodenberg, Jr.

Ernest Adolph (Dolph) Rodenberg, Jr.
  • May 17, 1929 - July 13, 2017
  • Isle of Palms, South Carolina

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“To the Rodenberg family, Our hearts are broken for your wonderful family . May wonderful memories wrap around you in comfort always.You are in our...Read More »
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“Dear Rodenbergs, Faith told me of your loss. My thoughts are with you.Pam Harper Smith ”
2 of 8 | Posted by: Pam Smith - Englewood, CO

“Joanne,we are so sorry for your loss.May the memories from such a long life together bring you comfort and peace.Wild Dunes tennis is not the same...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: John and Diane Hassell - SC

“To the Rodenberg family - I wanted to express my deepest sympathy to you all. Thinking about you and wishing you peace and comfort in the days ahead...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Elizabreth Lubs - Charleston, SC

“The boys from Hobcaw will never forget. In watching Mr Rodenberg water skiing down the creek, I thought, wow , this man is amazing. He was amazing......Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Rick Hennigar - Mt Pleasant, SC

“Heart felt sympathies. Losing a father is so hard.Rick & Joyce ”
6 of 8 | Posted by: Rick & Joyce Borden/McMillin

“Just want to express my deep sympathy and affection for the entire Rodenberg family. I don't think I could possibly express how much you all mean to...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Walter Early - Lexington, SC

“Sara and I were dismayed to learn that Dolph had died. We recall very fondly a shared journey with Dolph and JoAnn in 1997 on river cruise along the...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Michael & Sara BARRETT - SC


Ernest Adolph (Dolph) Rodenberg, Jr., 88, of Isle of Palms, South Carolina, husband of Joanne Ingram Rodenberg died Thursday, July 13, 2017. His Cryptside Service will be held Tuesday, July 18, 2017 in Mt. Pleasant Memorial Gardens, 1308 Mathis Ferry Road at 11:00 am. Arrangements by J. HENRY STUHR, INC. MOUNT PLEASANT CHAPEL.

Dolph was born May 17, 1929 in Charleston, South Carolina, son of the late Ernest Adolph Rodenberg and the late Greta Schroeder Rodenberg. He graduated from The Citadel and served in the United States Air Force. He was a retired owner of Budget Rent A Car and was a member of the German Friendly Society.

He is survived by his wife of 67 years, Joanne Rodenberg of Isle of Palms, SC; four sons, K. Paul Rodenberg of Mount Pleasant, SC, E. Adolph Rodenberg, III (Robin) of Mount Pleasant, SC, Mark I. Rodenberg of Isle of Palms, SC, and J. Kurt Rodenberg (Alice) of Savannah, GA; daughter, Jan R. Hardman (Doug) of Johns Island, SC; sister, Lois R. Green of Gainesville, FL; brother, John S. Rodenberg (Catherine) of Mount Pleasant, SC; thirteen grandchildren and fourteen great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Hospice of Charleston, 4975 LaCross Road, Suite 200, North Charleston, SC 29406.