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Roger Bouvier Stricklett

Birth
Blair, Washington County, Nebraska, USA
Death
29 Nov 2002 (aged 77)
Blair, Washington County, Nebraska, USA
Burial
Blair, Washington County, Nebraska, USA
Plot
Block 110, Lot 24, Space 3
Memorial ID
75707176 View Source

BLAIR PILOT-TRIBUNE, TUESDAY DECEMBER 3, 2002

Roger B. Stricklett, 77, of Blair, died at his home in Blair on Friday, Nov.
29, 2002.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 4, at First Lutheran Church in Blair, with interment in the Blair Cemetery.
Visitation will begin 9 a. m. Tuesday, Dec. 3 with a prayer service at 7 p.
m. at Campbell - Aman Funeral Home.
Roger Bouvier Stricklett was born June 27, 1925, in Blair to Peter and Esther (Bouvier) Stricklett Sr. He was baptized March 24, 1940, at the Congregational Church in Blair, and confirmed at First Lutheran Church on July9, 1950.
He graduated from Blair High School in 1943.
Mr. Stricklett entered the U. S. Army Air Corps, and served his country from May 7, 1943, until March 8, 1946.
On June 12, 1949, he married Phyllis E. Petersen at First Lutheran Church.
Mr. Stricklett lived the rest of his life in Blair and was general manager of Vinton Motors, where he worked for 43 years. He also worked as a bus driver for Blair Community Schools for 10 years.
In 1957, he organized a choir group called "The Blair Melody Men."
He was a member of First Lutheran Church, where he served as church treasurer; past President of the Blair Lions Club, Co-Chairman of the Blair Centennial Committee, Chairman of the Washington County Cancer Society; member of the Board of Directors of Good Shepherd Lutheran Home; and was a 56 year member of the Blair American Legion.
He is survived by his wife, Phyllis; son and daughter-in-law, Roger P. and Diane Stricklett of Omaha; daughters and sons-in-law, Julie and Joseph Peare and Joy and Daniel Baker, all of Blair; six grandchildren; five greatgrand
children; sisters, CoraI Jean McVicker of Hastings; sister-in-law, Pearl
Stricklett of Blair; brother-in-law, Thomas Powell of Virginia Beach, Va.;
several nieces and nephews,
He was preceded in death by a brother, Peter Stricklett Jr.; sisters, Mary V. Stricklett, Inabelle Powell, Dorothy Andersen; granddaughter, Emily Elizabeth
Stricklett; and nephew, Louis Anderson.
Memorials are suggested to the First Lutheran Church or Good Shepherd Home.
Campbell-Aman Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

BLAIR PILOT-TRIBUNE, TUESDAY DECEMBER 3, 2002

Roger B. Stricklett, 77, of Blair, died at his home in Blair on Friday, Nov.
29, 2002.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 4, at First Lutheran Church in Blair, with interment in the Blair Cemetery.
Visitation will begin 9 a. m. Tuesday, Dec. 3 with a prayer service at 7 p.
m. at Campbell - Aman Funeral Home.
Roger Bouvier Stricklett was born June 27, 1925, in Blair to Peter and Esther (Bouvier) Stricklett Sr. He was baptized March 24, 1940, at the Congregational Church in Blair, and confirmed at First Lutheran Church on July9, 1950.
He graduated from Blair High School in 1943.
Mr. Stricklett entered the U. S. Army Air Corps, and served his country from May 7, 1943, until March 8, 1946.
On June 12, 1949, he married Phyllis E. Petersen at First Lutheran Church.
Mr. Stricklett lived the rest of his life in Blair and was general manager of Vinton Motors, where he worked for 43 years. He also worked as a bus driver for Blair Community Schools for 10 years.
In 1957, he organized a choir group called "The Blair Melody Men."
He was a member of First Lutheran Church, where he served as church treasurer; past President of the Blair Lions Club, Co-Chairman of the Blair Centennial Committee, Chairman of the Washington County Cancer Society; member of the Board of Directors of Good Shepherd Lutheran Home; and was a 56 year member of the Blair American Legion.
He is survived by his wife, Phyllis; son and daughter-in-law, Roger P. and Diane Stricklett of Omaha; daughters and sons-in-law, Julie and Joseph Peare and Joy and Daniel Baker, all of Blair; six grandchildren; five greatgrand
children; sisters, CoraI Jean McVicker of Hastings; sister-in-law, Pearl
Stricklett of Blair; brother-in-law, Thomas Powell of Virginia Beach, Va.;
several nieces and nephews,
He was preceded in death by a brother, Peter Stricklett Jr.; sisters, Mary V. Stricklett, Inabelle Powell, Dorothy Andersen; granddaughter, Emily Elizabeth
Stricklett; and nephew, Louis Anderson.
Memorials are suggested to the First Lutheran Church or Good Shepherd Home.
Campbell-Aman Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


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