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Roger H. Wolter

Roger H. Wolter, 82, Woodstock, died Wednesday, July 22, 2015, at his home surrounded by his loving family.

He was born Aug. 19, 1932, to Henry and Florence (Lahn) Wolter in Elk Grove.  

On Sept. 1, 1951, he married Marjorie Freeman in Elk Grove.

He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather.  He enjoyed woodworking and gardening.  He also enjoyed doing household projects and helping his family with their home projects.  He was extremely generous and will be missed by all who knew him.

Survivors include his wife; three children, Richard (Gayle) Wolter, Kim (Don) Jenkins and Charles (Christina) Wolter; a daughter-in-law, Dawn Wolter; seven grandchildren, Bradley (Meaghan) Wolter, Jill (Dustin) Budden, Michael Jenkins, Jason Wolter, Kara (Chase) Ritter, Matthew Wolter and Jack Wolter; and four great-grandchildren, Ethan Budden, Violet Wolter, Amelia Wolter and Emersen Ritter.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a son, William Wolter.

Visitation will be from 2 p.m. until the 4 p.m. memorial service Sunday, Aug. 2, at Unity Spiritual Center, Woodstock.

Memorials can be made to Vitas Hospice, 12179 Regency Parkway, Huntley, IL 60142.

Arrangements were made by Schneider-Leucht-Merwin & Cooney Funeral Home, Woodstock.

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