Rodney Carpenter, 73, Jacksonville, Fla., formerly of Minot, died Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013, in Jacksonville.
He was born Nov. 6, 1940, to Frank and Evelyn Carpenter, in Minot. He entered the Navy in January 1959. He retired after 20 years of service.
Survivors: wife, Judith; son, Sean; daughters, Teresa Bridge and Keydi Groves; seven grandchildren; and sister, Joyce Reiersgord.
Cremation has taken place.
A memorial service will be held at a later date.
(Quinn-Shalz Family Funeral Home, Jacksonville Beach, Fla.)