Rodd Ora Dean Delparte passed away after years of valiently battling cancer on July 10,2022. Born October 26, 1960 in Valley City, North Dakota, Rodd joined the Navy obtaining E5 rank on a couple air craft carriers in the 1980's. Rodd enjoyed WWII warbirds and memorabilia and was a knowlegable historian of events. Rodd was a skilled HO gage model railroader of specifically Northern Pacific Railroad line that his father had worked for. Rodd worked 17 years as an over the road truck driver which he loved. Rodd had a wonderful sense of humor, kind and boisterous manner and love animals and people. He was a devoted husband to Melody and father to Mickayla Delparte and extended family. Rodd will be sorely missed by family and all who knew him.