Roger W Hotchkiss


Roger W Hotchkiss

Melvern, Osage County, Kansas, USA
Death 2 Dec 2014 (aged 86)
Melvern, Osage County, Kansas, USA
Burial Melvern, Osage County, Kansas, USA
Memorial ID 139556260 View Source
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March 26, 1928 – Dec. 2, 2014

MELVERN—Roger W. Hotchkiss died Dec. 2, 2014, at his home in Melvern. He was 86.

He was born March 26, 1928, at Melvern, the son of Crayton and Mabel Heilmann Hotchkiss. He lived most of his in the Melvern community.

He graduated from Melvern Rural High School in 1945. He worked as a maintenance technician for DuPont in Topeka until his retirement. He was a Mason and a Shriner.

He married Olive Bridges April 9, 1971, at Melvern. She survives of the home.

Besides his wife, he is survived by three sons, Steve Hotchkiss, Olivet, Ritchie Hotchkiss and Dennis Hotchkiss, both of Lakeland, Fla.; three daughters, Ruth Farwell, Kansas City, Mackie Jamison, Waverly, and Tina Hotchkiss, Hays; a sister, Mary Ree Miller, Melvern; 10 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild.

Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Dec. 8 at Melvern United Methodist Church. Burial will follow at Pleasant View Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 4-6 p.m. Dec. 7 at the church in Melvern.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Epilepsy Foundation of America, and sent in care of Feltner Funeral Home, 818 Topeka Ave., Lyndon, KS 66451.

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