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Roy William Ahner
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Birth: May 9, 1915
North Dakota, USA
Death: Nov. 20, 2011
Benton County
Arkansas, USA

Roy W. Ahner, age 96 of Rogers, passed away November 20, 2011.
Roy was born May 9, 1915 in Upham, North Dakota to parents William Ahner and Paula Pfau Ahner.

He grew up in North Dakota and as a young man enlisted in the United States Navy. Roy had a long career in the Navy, serving on active duty and in the reserves. He was on the crew of the USS Utah during Pearl Harbor and retired as a Chief Petty Officer. In later years Roy went to work for the Ford Motor Company in Detroit, serving over 25 years. In 1949 Roy was united in marriage to Margaret Weiss in Detroit, Michigan. They enjoyed over 58 years of marriage. Row was also a member of the VFW and American Legion and enjoyed gardening.

Roy was preceded in death by his wife, Margaret in 2008; her parents; step daughter, Ann McArthur; brother, Thomas Ahner and one sister, Alice Wahl.

He is survived by a step grand-daughter, Cynthia Stachowiak and husband Larry of Utica, Michigan; three sisters, Verna Wahl of Minot, South Dakota, Ethel Peterson of Seattle, Washington, Marian Elledge of Athens, Texas; numerous nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Memorial Services are set for 2:00 P.M., Friday, November 25, 2011 at the Benton County Memorial Park Funeral Home Chapel, 3800 W. Walnut Rogers. 
Family links: 
  William Ahner (1878 - 1956)
  Paula H. Ahner (1889 - 1974)
  Margaret Ahner (1911 - 2008)
  Verna Louise Ahner Wahl (1913 - 2017)*
  Roy William Ahner (1915 - 2011)
  Thomas Clarence Ahner (1926 - 1990)*
*Calculated relationship
Benton County Memorial Park
Benton County
Arkansas, USA
Created by: L Bruns
Record added: Nov 22, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80860790
Roy William Ahner
Added by: L Bruns
Roy William Ahner
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 Added: Feb. 4, 2017
Headstone photo with wife Margaret Weiss Ahner 24295758 Lupton, MI (no death date)
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- L Bruns
 Added: Nov. 22, 2011

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