Roger Truax, a resident of St. Germain since 1997 and formerly of Evansville, died Nov. 23, 2013, in Rhinelander. He was 66.
Mr. Truax was born April 1, 1947, in Albany to Ralph and Leona Truax.
He retired from General Motors in Janesville after 31 years of service, and was a member of the United Auto Workers.His interests included woodworking, the Chicago Cubs, NASCAR, mowing the lawn, and helping a neighbor who needed a hand.
Mr. Truax was preceded in death by his parents.
Survivors include his wife, Clara, of St. Germain; one sister, Jane (Arnold) Klug of Evansville; and other relatives and friends.
A funeral service will be held Friday, Nov. 29, at 6 p.m. at Gaffney-Busha Funeral Home in Eagle River.
Visitation will be held the same day from 2 to 6 p.m. at the funeral home.
A memorial will be established in Mr. Truax’s name.
Condolences may be expressed at gaffney-busha.com.
|Tuesday, November 26, 2013 11:51 AM|