Roland "Roger" Strempke, 55, of Oelwein died Saturday, December 24, 2011.
Roland “Roger” Strempke Jr. was born on June 22, 1956 to parents Roland Strempke Sr. and Leola “Lee” (Jones) Strempke. He graduated from West Central High School in 1975. Roger married Carma Forney (Davis) in 1981 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church.
Roger worked at John Deere for several years. He later worked for various farmers. He retired from AMPI.
Roger was always a hard worker, and a friend to so many. He will be dearly missed.
Roger is survived by his beloved wife Carma; his sons: Travis (Angel) Davis of Oelwein, and Jeremiah Davis of Oklahoma; his granddaughters: Alexis and Jasmine; and grandson Indiana; his mother Lee Strempke; his brothers: Scott (Sandy) Strempke, David (Marlys) Strempke, and Clint Strempke; his sisters: Angela (Rick) Ohlendorf, Lisa (Roger) Wilker, and Dawn Perssons; many nieces and nephews; many great-nieces and nephews; as well as many friends.
Roger was preceded in death by his grandson Miles Davis , and his father.
Visitation: 3-7 PM Thursday, December 29, 2011 at the Geilenfeld Funeral Home.
Funeral Services: 11 AM Friday, December 30, 2011 at the Geilenfeld Funeral Home.