Wendell A. Rhodes, 86, of Le Mars, Iowa passed away on Monday, May 3, 2010 at Plymouth Manor Care Center in Le Mars. Funeral services will take place at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, May 5, 2010 at the Merrill United Methodist Church in Merrill, Iowa. Burial will follow at the Hillside Cemetery in Merrill. Visitation will begin at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 4, 2010 at the Mauer – Johnson Funeral Home of Le Mars. The family will be present from 5-8 p.m. There will also be one hour of visitation at the church prior to the funeral service on Wednesday. Expressions of sympathy may be directed to Mauer-Johnson Funeral Home of Le Mars.