Roger Holman, Sr.

Roger William Holman, Sr. passed away peacefully on February 25 at Lakewood Care Center in Staples.

Services will be held at a later date.

Roger was born on December 16, 1937 to Ole and Mary Holman in Verndale.  Roger was drafted into the Army in 1961 and honorably served until 1963. He was a member of Local 49. 

Roger is survived by one brother and two sisters; two sons, Michael “Mikey” and Roger Holman, Jr. (Christine); two daughters, Loree Biermeier and Renee Schmitt; seven grandchildren, Stephanie (Dail) Brandner, Joshua (Amanda) Biermeier, Matthew Biermeier, Thomas Holman, Samantha Holman, Tiffany (Jacob) Gilb and Jake Schmitt; two great-grandchildren, Zachary and Alayna Brandner. 

He was preceded in death by his loving companion, Karen Williams and parents.   

In lieu of flowers memorials are preferred to the family. Thank you to Lakewood Care Center, Staples and their staff. 

Visit to leave memorials and condolences on Roger’s Tribute Wall. 

Arrangements provided by Karvonen Funeral & Cremation Service of Wadena, Minnesota.

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