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Roger D Truex

February 17, 1932 ~ September 10, 2019 (age 87)

Obituary

Roger D. Truex, 87, went to be with the Lord on September 10, 2019 at Miller's Merry Manor in Wakarusa. He was born February 17, 1932 in Elkhart to Charles & Hattie (Shaffer) Truex. On June 28, 1958 he married Shirley Ann Taylor; she preceded him in death on October 23, 1988. Together they had 4 children, Randal (Truth) Truex, Jeffrey Truex, Sherrie Miller, Daniel Truex, 5 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild. Roger was also preceded in death by his brother Dale Truex. On June 9, 1990 he married Shirley Ann (Defreese) Miller; she survives along with 4 step-children, 10 step grandchildren and 25 step great-grandchildren. Also, surviving is 1 brother; Dennis Truex of Indianapolis, IN and 1 sister Beverly (Ronald) Rowan of Florida. Roger was a U.S. Army Veteran and worked at Miles Laboratory (Bayer) for over 34 years. In his spare time he enjoyed gardening, fishing and mushroom hunting. Throughout his life he attended several missionary churches but was more currently a member of Cedar Road Missionary Church in Osceola. He will be remembered as a devoted husband, father and grandfather who loved and served the Lord for many years. Visitation will be held 1 hour prior to the 12 Noon funeral service Saturday, September 14, 2019 at Walley-Mills-Zimmerman Funeral Home. Presiding will be his son-in-law, Bill Marvel and burial will follow in Plum Grove Cemetery. In lieu of flowers please send memorial contributions to Cedar Road Missionary Church. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Roger D Truex please visit our Sympathy Store.

Cemetery Details

Plum Grove Cemetery

Union, MI,

Visitation

SEP 14. 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM (EDT)

Walley-Mills-Zimmerman Funeral Home

700 E. Jackson Boulevard

Elkhart, IN, 46516

[email protected]

https://www.wmzfh.com/

Service

SEP 14. 12:00 PM (EDT)

Walley-Mills-Zimmerman Funeral Home

700 E. Jackson Boulevard

Elkhart, IN, 46516

[email protected]

https://www.wmzfh.com/

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