Obituary – Roger King

Roger King

November 22, 2014
Age: 81
Residence: Forsyth, MO

Roger F. King, 81 of Forsyth, MO.

 Roger F. King, Formerly of Weymouth, MA. , age 81 passed away Saturday, November, 22, 2014 at Cox Branson Hospital in MO.

 Beloved husband of the late Marjorie E. (Kay) King. He was the loving father of Jeffrey S. of MA., Joanne Meredith (Derek)Hayes of Bradleyville, MO., and Roger King, Jr. of Weymouth, MA.

He was also the father of the late Marjorie L. and Kenneth R King.

Mr. King also leaves his 3 cherished granddaughters of whom he was  so proud, Dorian E., Marjorie  “Maggie”, and Eileigh Grace Hayes. He also leaves his former wife, Linda E. King, to whom he remains close. He leaves a step-son, Adam S (Kristin ) Jurewicz and 2 step-grand-children, Jacoby and Joan Ruth.

 Roger was the son of the late Lloyd and Phyllis King. He also leaves 2 sisters, Elaine (Bill) Parker, Joanne (Richard) Barry; and a brother, David (Laurie)King.

 He also was brother to the late William, Lloyd and George.

 Roger was raised and educated in Braintree schools and was a U.S.Navy Veteran and a Mason. Mr. King was an electrical design and had worked for Stone & Webster Engineering in Boston, Metcalf and Eddy

Engineering Co., General Dynamics at the Quincy Shipyard and studied electrical drafting and design at Bethlehem Steel Co. Apprentice School in Quincy, MA. Roger had many friends and was a Deacon and

Long –time choir member at both his current church and home church in Mass.

 Donations in his memory may be made to the Union Congregational Church of Weymouth and Braintree in Mass. Or Forsyth Christian Church, 13464 Hwy 160, Forsyth, MO 65653.  Interment will be private. 

Memorial service will be held at the Forsyth Christian Church on Sat., Dec. 6 at 11:00 AM.  

  Memorial service will be held at a later date, in MA.


Guestbook November 25, 2014

We had a lot of good times in the past and I will miss you but you will always be with me in my heart. I love you.

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