Roger Roeland, 70 of Mills River passed away Tuesday, November 15, 2011 at Pardee Hospital.
He was a lifelong resident of Henderson County and a son of the late Wallace and Dorothy Roeland. Mr Roeland was an employee of Blue Ridge Health Center.
Survivors include his partner of 22 years Beverly Redick; stepsons, Chad, John, Gary Rice, and Justin Redick; brother, Dwight Roeland and wife of Morganton, GA; sister-in-law, Joan S. Cotto; nieces, Vicki Cotto, Lori Lyon, Christi Wadsworth; great nieces, Brittany Villalard and Briana Lyon all of FL.
A memorial service will be held at 7:00pm Friday, in the Kirby Memorial Chapel of Shuler Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 6 until 7:00pm prior to the service at the funeral home.