Roger C. Forell

Roger C. Forell

Tuesday, January 14th, 1930 - Thursday, June 27th, 2019
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Roger C. Forell

January 14, 1930 - June 27, 2019

On Thursday, June 27th the most magnificent man in the world decided it was time for him to leave us and go home to the heavenly Father. Roger was a man of little words, but he made a positive impact on those he loved. Born in Marshfield, WI on January 14, 1930 to Richard and Ethel Forell, he received his BS in electrical engineering and started his career with the General Electric Company where he remained for 38 years. God knew what He was doing when He created this truly remarkable man. Roger will be missed by many.

He is survived by his wife, Sonja of East Syracuse; sons, Roger (Mary) Forell, Jr. of Liverpool and Michael Forell of Camillus; daughters, Michelle (Shaun) Stanczyk of East Syracuse and Christina Root of East Syracuse; granddaughters, Aleah Forell, Savannah Forell, Dakotah (Matthew) Egan, Brittany Root and Gibson Stanczyk; and cat, Sheldon.

He was predeceased by his first wife, Dorothy Forell; infant son, Thomas; infant daughter, Paula; parents, Richard and Ethel Forell; and sister, Carol Lamb.

Family and friends may call from 4:00 to 7:00 pm on Tuesday, July 2 at R.H. Schepp & Son Minoa Chapel, 6530 Schepps Corners Rd., Minoa. The funeral Mass will be offered at 11:00 am on Wednesday, July 3 at St. Matthew’s Church in East Syracuse. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery in Minoa.

Contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Tuesday, July 2nd, 2019 | 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Tuesday, July 2nd, 2019 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    R. H. Schepp & Son Minoa Chapel
    6530 Schepp's Corners Road
    Minoa, New York 13116
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  • Service

    Wednesday, July 3rd, 2019 | 11:00am
    Wednesday, July 3rd, 2019 11:00am
    St. Matthew's Church
    100 Kinne Street
    East Syracuse, New York 13057
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Posted at 01:37pm
Dear Sonja with family and Forell family,our most sincere condolences on your loss,may God help you all overcome your loss,may he RIP
Anna and David

Tammy Richer

Posted at 11:33am
My Deepest condolences to you all... ❤️

Carrie Calcaginio

Posted at 08:46am
Sonja, Michelle (Shaun), Christina, Brittany & Gibson; as well as the Forell family. My heart is reaching out to you all for what you are going through. May the beautiful memories of Roger bring you all comfort and solace during this time. Roger was a great person and I am so grateful for having the time that I had with him. He will be truly missed. With all my love, Carrie

Janice Deapo

Posted at 12:42pm
Sonja and Family...May all your beautiful memories of Roger bring you peace through this difficult time...the memory of a good person is a blessing. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. With my sincere condolences. Janice Deapo

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