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Roger was born on September 9, 1942 and passed away on Tuesday, October 8, 2019.

Roger was a resident of Montevideo, Minnesota at the time of passing.

He became a Child of God at his baptism on October 4, 1942, confirmed March 25, 1956, and graduated from Holloway High School in 1960.

After enlisting in the Army, Roger completed basic training at Fort Leonardwood in Missouri, and was stationed at Camp Casey in Korea with the 508th Division, US Army Security Agency, where he served as a radio operator and cryptographer (enciphering and deciphering top-secret messages).

Roger is survived by his wife, Marlene; children Eileen (and Tim) Burgess of Danvers; Gary (and Melanie) of Montevideo; Jonell (and Scott) Lay of Wake Forest, NC; Allen (and Tera) of Montevideo; five grandchildren, Mason, Livia, Tyler, Evan, Levi, and a favorite grand-dog Fritz. Funeral service will be held Monday, October 14, 2019 at 10:30 AM at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Montevideo. Interment will follow in Sunset Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be held Sunday, October 13, 2019 from 5:00 - 7:00 PM at St. Paul's Lutheran in Montevideo and will continue one hour prior to services at the church.