In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Suzuko ‘Sue’ Matsuda on Feb. 6, 1990. Also deceased are his step-mother, Margaret Norquest Cole; sister, Betty Stemple; and brother, Harry Cole.
The Funeral Service will be Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 1 p.m. at Mt. Moriah Baptist Church near Smithfield with his brother Lewis Cole officiating. Burial will follow at the church cemetery.
Roger requested memorials be made to the VFW Post 2901, P.O. Box 302, Cambridge, Oh 43725 in lieu of flowers.
The family would like to thank the caring staff of Kindred /Cambridge Rehab & Care Center for their loving care of Roger.
Bond Funeral Home, Londonderry assisted the family with arrangements.
A full obituary will appear in the next print edition of the Harrison News-Herald.