Faming Agriculture 09

       


Roger Merle DeWitt

March 24, 1950 ~ February 25, 2018 (age 67)

Roger Merle DeWitt, 67, of Gillespie, IL, died at his residence on Sunday, February 25, 2018 at 7:47 am. He was born March 24, 1950, in Litchfield, IL to Arthur Merle DeWitt & Maxine (Messerle) Dewitt Dunham. He married Vicki (Brown ) DeWitt on June 8, 1973 at the United Methodist Church in Gillespie, IL. He was an artist, musician and farmer. Roger was a member of the American Paint Horse Association and Local 88 Musicians Union. He is survived by his spouse, Vicki DeWitt of Gillespie, IL, sibling, LouAnn (Bill R.) Heyen of Gillespie, IL, step brother, Daniel (Cheryl) Dunham of FL, step sisters, Ruth Loveless of Carlinville, IL, Joan (Dennis) Schuette of Staunton, IL, Patty (Mark) Loveless of Carlinville, IL, Peggy (Al) Bulla of Carlinville, IL, brother in laws, Bob (Gayle) Frizzo of Gillespie, IL, Rick (Cheri) Frizzo of Raymond, IL, Jim (Marge) Brown of Edwardsville, IL, sister in law, Rita (Frank) Genetti of Carlinville, IL, many nieces and nephews and many great nieces and great nephews. Roger was preceded in death by his parents. Friends may call on Saturday, March 3, 2018 at United Methodist Church, Gillespie from 9:30 am until 12:00 pm. Memorial service will be held on Saturday, March 3, 2018 at United Methodist Church, Gillespie at 12pm with Rev. Dr. Norm Smith officiating. Memorials are suggested to Partnership for Educational Excellence District 7 for Roger DeWitt Scholarship for Art. Anyone wishing to send an online condolence may do so at www.kravanyafuneral.com. Kravanya Funeral Home, Gillespie, IL is in charge of the arrangements.


Donations may be made to:

Partnership for Educational Excellence District 7 for Roger DeWitt Scholarship for Art


© 2018 Kravanya Funeral Homes. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS