Following respiratory complications, Roger Housner passed away peacefully at the age of 73, with his three sons (Ryan, Chad and Ross) and significant other (Kay Hansen) by his side at St Mary’s Hospital in Madison.
A visitation will be held on Friday, August 28, from 4:00-7:00 p.m. and on Saturday, August 29, from 10:00-11:00 a.m. at Cress Center, 6021 University Ave., Madison, WI 53705. A funeral service for Roger’s immediate family only will follow at 11:00 a.m. at Cress Center. Burial with military honors will take place at approximately 12:30 p.m. at St. John’s Cemetery in Black Earth and all are welcome to attend. Due to COVID-19, only 10 visitors will be allowed indoors at a time during the visitations, and those attending are asked to wear a mask and practice social distancing.
In lieu of flowers, the Housner family asks that donations be made to one of the three following organizations 1) the Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF) in loving memory of Roger’s beloved Connie; 2) Veterans Affairs in honor of his service; or 3) Alzheimer’s Foundation of America. Please share your memories at www.cressfuneralservice.com
See the complete obituary in the August 27, 2020 issue of The Richland Observer.