October 27, 2009
Thursday, October 29, 2009 7:00pm Skillman, McDonald & Vernon Funeral Home
Thursday, October 29, 2009 5 - 7pm
Roger W. Venrick, 80, of Springfield, passed away Tuesday, October 27, 2009, in Springfield Regional Medical Center.
He was born February 22, 1929, the son of Bruce and Helen (Worthington) Venrick.
Roger served his country in the United States Army. He was a sports fan, especially softball. He loved to hunt and fish. Roger retired from Robertson Sign & Can Company in Springfield as a supervisor.
He was a former member of the Springfield Eagles, the Jr. OUAM #167 in Catawba and a past volunteer of the Catawba Fire Department.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Betty; his daughter, Wendy (Bo) Kelley of Port Charlotte, FL; his sons, Douglas Venrick of Mechanicsburg, OH, Roger A. Venrick of Springfield, OH, Ronald (Tammy) Venrick of Springfield, OH; grandchildren, Michael (Micha), Chris (Erin), Mandy, Billie Sue, Dorinda (Steve), Angel, Ashley, Jason A.; 10 great-grandchildren, 1 great-great-grandchild; as well as several nieces & nephews.
Roger is preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Ross, Kenneth and Ronald; sisters, Marge, Carol, Thelma, Dorothy and Stella.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 5-7 p.m. on Thursday, October 29, 2009 in the SKILLMAN, MCDONALD & VERNON Funeral Home, Mechanicsburg, with funeral service following at 7:00 p.m with Pastor Donald Hix officiating.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.