Roland Stockton – Bedford
Roland Stockton, 51, of Bedford, passed away on Monday, November 17, 2014 at 6:12 a.m. at IU Bloomington Hospital.
He was born in Bedford on March 25, 1963 to Leslie Stockton, Jr. and Nanie (Baker) Faubion. He married Julie Sauerheber on November 16, 2007 and she survives.
Roland was a 911 Dispatcher at the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department for many years, prior to his death he was working for the Indiana Department of Natural Resources (DNR) as a communications dispatcher.Roland had a big heart and loved working as a dispatcher for the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department, and made a new family dispatching with the DNR.
Survivors include his wife, Julie Stockton of Bedford, his Father & step-mother, Leslie & Betty Stockton of Bedford, his mother Nanie Faubion of Bedford, two sons, Isaac Stockton of Branchville, and Josh Stockton of Bedford, brother Tony (Mary) Stockton of Bedford, sister Debra (Lee) Vanguilder of Florida, two grandchildren
Preceded in death by his grandparents, Leslie and Edda Stockton, Sr. and Willie and Hazel Baker, step-father, Jerry Faubion
Funeral services will be on Wednesday, November 26, 2014 at 1 p.m. at Cresthaven Funeral Home in Bedford. Friends may call on Tuesday, November 25, 2014 from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Cresthaven Funeral Home; burial will follow in Cresthaven Memory Gardens