Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
January 13, 2012 1:06 pm EST


MANSFIELD — Roger L. Ewers Sr., 76, of Mansfield passed away Jan. 12, 2012 at MedCentral Mansfield Hospital.

Roger was born Nov. 3, 1935, in Mansfield, to the late Leonard and Helen (Zolman) Ewers. He served four years with the U.S. Air Force. He earned his doctorate of Bible Theology from International Bible Institute & Seminary.

He is survived by his wife, Rosetta (Irelan) Ewers; children, Peggy (Dale) Lewis, Angela (Danny) Young, Gina (Chris) Titus and Brad (Gale) Ewers; daughter-in-law, Natalie Ewers; 14 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; brothers, Darrell (Sue) Ewers, Gordon Ewers.

He was preceded in death by sons, Brian Ewers and Roger “Lenny” Ewers II; and granddaughter, Susie.

Visitation will be Saturday from 11 a.m. to noon in the Lexington Avenue Snyder Funeral Home, where funeral service will follow at noon. Pastor Aaron Rose will officiate. Burial with military rites will follow in Forest Cemetery, Fredericktown.

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