Roger A. Stevens Sr.

    Roger A. Stevens Sr., 69, of Decatur, passed away on Friday, June 15, 2012, at Canterbury Nursing & Rehabilitation, Fort Wayne.
    He was born  in Adams County on Thursday, July 9, 1942 to the late Lloyd E. and  Serena E. (Evans) Stevens.
    Roger married Arlene K. Stetler on April 9, 1966; she survives.
    He retired from Decatur Casting after 30 years of service.
    Among survivors are his daughters, Pamela S. (Jim) McCullough of Decatur; April A. (Gary Lautzenheiser) Stevens of Muncie; and Debra (Albert) Bowen of Lima, Ohio; sons, LaVerne D. (Jonetta) Stevens of Portland; Roger A. (Ellen) Stevens Jr. of Decatur; David A. Stevens of Decatur; and Thomas R. (Stephanie) Johnson of Lima, Ohio; 17 grandchildren; and 16 geat-grandchildren.
    He was preceded in death by four brothers, Lloyd, Chester, Richard and Raymond Stevens; and one sister; Goldie Mae Need.
    Friends will be received from 4-7 p.m. on Tuesday, June 19, in Zwick & Jahn Funeral Home.    
    Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday at 7 p.m.
    Burial will be in Decatur Cemetery.
    Preferred memorials are to the family.
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