Rod was born Aug. 6, 1934, to Dutch Castle and Elzene Persha in Billings.
Rod Married Penny Pierce on Dec. 27, 1954 in Billings. Over the years they lived in Billings, Oconomowoc, Wisconsin, Rogers, Arkansas, and Powell. Rod moved to Denver to be near family since Penny’s passing in 2014.
Rod was a Businessman and loved hunting and fishing with his kids and grandkids after retirement.
He is survived by sister Marlene, son Curtis and daughter Debbie, along with grandkids and great-grandkids who will miss him.
He will be cremated and have his ashes spread in Red Lodge, Montana.