Rodney G. Lezette, Sr., age 70, of Mint Hill, NC, passed away on May 23, 2019. He was born in Hudson, NY on November 5, 1948 to the late George Ira and Marie Grab Lezette. He was married to Sandra Lee Lezette on May 27, 1967. Rod worked in the Automotive Industry for Fairview Lincoln/Mercury and was an independent contractor. He was a member of the Hudson Elks Club and had a passion for fishing, camping and most of all his family. He is survived by his wife, Sandra Lee Lezette; children, Rodney Lezette, Jr. and wife Michelle, Timothy Lezette and wife Courtney, Erin Leigh Higgins and husband Walter; grandchildren, Victoria Lezette, Walter Higgins, Jr., Mason Lezette, Brandon Higgins, Courtney Higgins, Collin Willard, Colton Lezette; and siblings, Cherie Speer, Joan Miller, Ann (Pete) Pelesz, Deborah (John) Schaffer, and Mary Ellen (John) Garafalo. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his sister, Rise (Bob) Kehl. A visitation will be held from 10:00 am until 11:00 am on Sunday, May 26, 2019 at McEwen Funeral Service-Mint Hill Chapel with a service to follow at 11:00 am. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Mint Hill Police Department for the Explorer and Volunteer Post. Condolences may be offered online at www.mcewenminthillchapel.com.