Rodney Phillip Prickett

Rodney Phillip Prickett, 73 of Elizabethtown, died Thursday, March 12, 2020 at his home. He was a native of Oshkosh, WI and a lifetime member of Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 437 in Oshkosh, WI. He served in the Vietnam War where he was a recipient of the Bronze Star. He retired from the U.S. Army after 20 years and Fort Knox Civil Service after 27 years. He was preceded in death by a grandchild, Victoria Manco and his mother, Mary Prickett. He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Lana Lane Prickett; three children, Amy (Michael) Manco of Elizabethtown, Rodney (Carrie) Prickett of Nashville, TN and Andrea (Eddie) Bennett of Elizabethtown; one brother, James (Arlene) Prickett of Oshkosh, WI; one sister, Lorraine Olejnik of Oshkosh, WI; 14 grandchildren, Joshua, Joseph, Justin, Jennifer, Phillip, Billy, Tommy, Samantha, Kaitlyn, Kelsie, Krista, Bradley, Dustin and Dalton; 14 great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. The funeral will be Thursday at 12 noon at St. James Catholic Church with Rev. J. Scott Murphy officiating. Burial will follow in Kentucky Veterans Cemetery Central in Radcliff. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday and continue after 10 a.m. Thursday at Brown Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be offered to the Wounded Warrior Program. Condolences may be expressed online at


Wednesday, March 18, 2020 from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Brown Funeral Home

Thursday, March 19, 2020 from 10:00 AM to 11:40 AM
Brown Funeral Home


Thursday, March 19, 2020 starting at 12:00 PM
St. James Catholic Church

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