Obituary: Roger Dale Butcher

April 18, 1949 – April 12, 2022

Roger Dale Butcher, 72, of Bedford, passed away on Tuesday, April 12, 2022, at his residence.

Born on April 18, 1949, he was the son of Elmer and Oweedah (Sowders) Butcher. Roger was a maintenance man for many years at various places. He retired as maintenance from St. Vincent Dunn Hospital. He was a graduate of Needmore High School with the class of 1967. He enjoyed hunting and fishing and going to dirt track races. He loved the annual 4th of July Fireworks party.

Surviving Roger is his two sons, Travis Butcher of Bedford and Randy (Katie) Butcher of Carmel; two grandsons, Trenton Butcher and Davis Crain; two brothers, Rick (Toni) Butcher and Tim (Kelly) Butcher; along with several nieces and nephews.

Roger was preceded in death by his parents; and one sister, Delores “Jean” Calvert.

Funeral services for Roger Dale Butcher will be held on Monday, April 18, 2022, at 1:00 p.m. at the Ferguson-Lee Chapel of Thorne-George Family Funeral Homes in Bedford with David Adams officiating. Cremation will follow with burial at a later date. The visitation will be Monday from 10:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at Ferguson-Lee Chapel.

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