|Birth: ||Mar. 15, 1942|
|Death: ||Apr. 1, 2012|
Eau Claire County
Roger A. Abbuehl,70, passed away Sunday, April 1, 2012 at Sacred Heart Hospital in Eau Claire, Wisconsin surrounded by his loving family after a long battle with cancer. He was born March 15, 1942 in Clayton, Wisconsin to Adolph and Alvia (Anderson) Abbuehl. He married Janette Wilson on December 3, 1983.
Roger drove milk truck and school bus, until finding his career as an over the road truck driver. Driving his semi became his passion. He took great pride in being an owner/operator. He also enjoyed riding his horses Champ and Scotch. Roger had to retire from driving his semi due to his cancer treatments. He will be sadly missed by his family and many friends, for his smile. He had a great disposition, sense of humor, always willing to help and loved life spending time with his kids and his grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife Janette and son Roger (Loretta) Abbuehl; daughters Rebecca Alman, Rhonda (Mitton Stamper) Abbuehl, Rochelle (Dave Dewey) Marko, and son Royce (Bobbi Walsh) Abbuehl; 7 sisters and 1 brother, 10 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren; 4 step-children and 7 step-grandchildren; nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles.
He was preceded in death by his parents Adolph & Alvia, sister Donna Holten, grandson Nathaniel Abbuehl, son-in-law Gerald Marko.
Services will be held Thursday April 5, 2012 11:00 a.m. at the United Lutheran Church in Prairie Farm. Visitation will be held on Wednesday April 4, 2012 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Rausch & Steel Funeral Home in Barron and one hour prior to the services at the church.
To express online condolences visit www.rauschandsteelfuneralhome.com.
Created by: Nancy (Cowley) Weise
Record added: Nov 22, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 101130907
I ONLY WANTED YOU,They say memories are golden well maybe that is true.I never wanted memories,I only wanted you.A million times I needed you,a million times I cried.If love alone could have saved you,you never would have died.In life I loved you dearly,I...(Read more)|
Added: Nov. 25, 2012
Flowers left for Roger Abbuehl Everyday I miss you more, I know your are watching us from Heaven, I know you are right by my side everyday. If all the tears that I have cried could build a stairway I would climb up and bring you back. My heart is broken...(Read more)|
Added: Nov. 25, 2012