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In Memory of
Alice Nodes
September 8, 1929 - December 20, 2021

Friday, January 14th from 5-7 pm at Moreland Funeral Home

Saturday, January 15th at 10:00 am at Central College Chapel

Alice Nodes (Roloson), age 92 passed away on December 20, 2021 in Oceanside, California. She was born on September 8, 1929 in Columbus, Ohio to the late Alvin and Betty Roloson. She is preceded in death by her husband, David Nodes. She is survived by her children, Becky (Jim) Hutchins, Tom (Leah), Dwight, Scott, and Nancy (Gary) Conkel; grandchildren, David, Caroline, Sean, Haley, Carly, Cory and one great grandchild; Adison. Sisters, Jean Brenon and Esther Messerknecht. Many nieces and nephews. Alice was raised in Westerville, Ohio, 4th of 7 kids. She graduated from WHS in 1947 where she met her husband, David Nodes. They were married in October 1949 in the Central College Presbyterian Chapel. She attended OSU. She raised 5 children. She was very involved in Volunteer activities; Campfire Girls Leader, a PTA President, President of the Westerville Bowling League (Rainbow League), member of CCL, awarded Mrs. Westerville in 1966, among others. Alice worked for Lazarus - Gift Wrap and then the Westerville Public Library. While working, she went back to school and earned an Associates degree from OU-Lancaster. Alice retired in 1987. She and David moved to San Diego (Ocean Beach) where they both volunteered at Old Town State Park. She dressed in period attire and gave cooking demonstrations to many school groups and visitors. Alice also volunteered at the Ocean Beach Library and was an active member in their Retired Friends group. Alice was a kind, giving person who befriended anyone she met. Her hobbies were loving her grandchildren, sending cards & gifts to people, walking, listening to books (Harry Potter was a favorite) and watching old tv shows on DVD. Alice was a long time member of Central College Presbyterian Church (Westerville) and Point Loma Community Presbyterian Church (San Diego). In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Westerville Public Library, Friends of Ocean Beach Library (San Diego) or a Library of your choice. The family will receive friends on January 14th, 5-7pm at Moreland Funeral Home (55 E Schrock Rd). Funeral services will be Jan. 15, 10am at the Central College Presbyterian Chapel (975 S Sunbury Rd) with burial at Blendon Central Cemetery (6330 S Hempstead).