loving and cherished brother, uncle and cousin, was preceded in death by his mother and father, Lena and Ernest, and brother and sisters Ray, Helen and Nellie. He is survived by his brother F. Dean and sister Geneva. Roger was born and grew up in Neodesha Kansas, then moved to St. Peters, MO with his family during WWII. He served his country honorably in the Korean War with overseas duty in the theatre. Returning home after the conflict, he joined his father Ernest and brother Ray as a member of the United Association of Pipefitters and Plumbers International Union and retired from Local 597 Chicago in 1993. Following his retirement, Roger and his mother moved to Lake St. Louis, MO where he resided until his passing on October 18, 2019.
Services: Private services will be held.