April 9 ,1936 – Saturday, March 31, 2012
Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted
Wednesday, April 4, 2012
at the funeral home
Tuesday, April 3, 2012
Roger F. Kallenbach, age 75, of Winsted passed away on Saturday, March 31st, 2012 at Glencoe Regional Health Services.
He was born on April 9, 1936 in Winsted the son of Fred W. & Margaret C. Sherman Kallenbach.
Roger graduated from Holy Trinity High School in 1954. He later attended Business School in Minneapolis.
As a young man, he played on Winsted’s town baseball team as a center fielder.
Roger honorably served his Country in The United States Army.
On June 8, 1968, Roger F. Kallenbach and Carol A. Lacina were joined in holy marriage at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted. God blessed their marriage with three children.
Roger was formerly employed as a supervisor at Chrysler Corporation’s Parts Distribution Center and later at Dura Supreme.
Roger was friendly and enjoyed jokes. He loved his family!
He was a lifelong, faithful member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted. He also belonged to The American Legion Post # 407 in Winsted.
Survived by his loving wife of forty three years: Carol A. Kallenbach; children: Craig (Kate) Kallenbach of Fairmont, Rob (Joy) Kallenbach of Independence and Dawn Kallenbach (Jeff Wisuri) of St. Louis Park; grandchildren: Jacob & Nathan Kallenbach; Jennifer, Kayla & Kyle Kallenbach; and Sophia Wisuri; mother-in-law: Mabel Lacina; sisters-in-law: Valeria Ashcraft and Gail Kallenbach; brother-in-law & sister-in-law: Al & Judy Lacina; other relatives and friends.
Preceded in death by his parents: Fred W. & Margaret C. Kallenbach, two brothers: Charles “Chuck” Kallenbach and Marcel “Punky” Kallenbach and by his father-in-law: Marvin Lacina.
A Mass of Christian Burial for Roger Kallenbach will be held on Wednesday, April 4th at 10:30 A.M. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Winsted. Father Tony Hesse will be the Celebrant. Interment will follow at Holy Trinity Cemetery with military rites.
A visitation will be held on Tuesday, April 3rd from 4-8 P.M. at The Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted. An American Legion Ritual will be held at 7:00 P.M. and Parish Prayers at 7:30 P.M.
Further visitation will be held on Wednesday morning, April 4th from 9-10 A.M. at the funeral home.
Casket Bearers will be Craig Kallenbach, Rob Kallenbach, Leanne Hertzog, Julie Stapel, David Lacina and Dan Kappel.
The Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted is serving the family.