Rochester: Roger passed away peacefully on September 17, 2018, age 91. He is survived by his loving wife Patricia VanDeVoorde; children Patty, Susie (Robert), Karen (Goody), Mark (Kim) Distefano, Ann (Craig) Stickles, Gail (Edward) Micheaux, Joan (Richard) Wetzel, James Distefano (Janice Mascari); brother Robert VanDeVoorde; grandchildren; great-grandchildren & nieces.
Family and friends are invited to Roger's Memorial Mass on Saturday. September 22, 2018 at 10:30 am at St. Helen Church 310 Hinchey Road. Entombment private in White Haven Memorial Park. Kindly consider donating to Hope Hall School, 1612 Buffalo Rd., Rochester, NY 14624 in his memory.