Roger Wayne Wolfing, 80, St. Joseph, MO

Published 06/25 2014 09:21AM

Updated 06/25 2014 09:23AM

Roger Wayne Wolfing, 80, St. Joseph, Missouri died Saturday, June 21, 2014 at Heartland Regional Medical Center.

He was born February 13, 1934 to Tom E. and Eurith E. (Palmer) Wolfing.

Roger married Sandra Ann Glauser on January 22, 1964. She survives of the home.

Mr. Wolfing worked as an engineer at Goetz Brewery, St. Joseph State Hospital, and Laverna Village Nursing Home in Savannah, Missouri. He proudly served in the United States Army in Korean after the Armistice.

Roger was a Christian and member of the St. Joseph Gruetli Verein Swiss Lodge. He was a loving and kind husband and father.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Survivors: wife, Sandra Ann; son, Colonel Bradley T. Wolfing, US Army, Vicenza, Italy; daughter, Audrey G. Wolfing, Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina; sisters, Barbara J. Wolfing, St. Joseph, Missouri and Carol R. Rice (Bobby Joe), Stewartsville, Missouri; sister-in-law Rhodie Schottel, St. Joseph, Missouri; nieces, Rebecca Young, Conyers, Georgia and Amy Clark, Princeton, Missouri; and aunts, Wilma Waterstradt and Jean Riley, St. Joseph, Missouri.

Services:  3:00 P.M. Friday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Interment Ashland Cemetery.  The family will receive friends 4:00 to 8:30 P.M. Thursday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Flowers are appreciated and for those wishing to make a contribution, the family requests they be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.

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