Rogelio 'Roger' Alcantara Acosta, 78 of Hernando, Florida passed away on Tuesday, May 14, 2013 in the loving care of his family and Hospice of Citrus County. Dr. Roger was born on Sunday, November 11, 1934 in Bantangas, Philippines to Juan Acosta, Sr. and Nestora Alcantara Acosta. He was a retired general surgeon and had his practice in Barbourville, Kentucky. Dr. Roger was a member of the Kentucky Medical Association and the American Medical Association.
Dr. Roger was preceded in death by his parents and by his brother, Juan Acosta, Jr., M.D.
Survivors include his wife of 50 years, Corazon Bautista Acosta of Hernando, Florida; daughters, Carolina Acosta Mihalick and husband Trent of Mead, Washington, Abigail Acosta Isaac and husband Scott of Beaverton, Oregon and Katrina Acosta Bohr and husband Brandon of Meriden, New Hampshire and grandchildren, Cameron Acosta Isaac and Taylor Acosta Isaac, both of Beaverton, Oregon, Max Acosta Mihalick of Mead, Washington and Payden John Bohr and Lauren Paige Bohr, both of Meriden, New Hampshire.
Visitation, Saturday, May 18, 2013 from 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. and Sunday, May 19, 2013 from 2:00 P.M. to 5:00 P.M. at Fero Funeral Home. Funeral Mass, Monday, May 20, 2013 at 9:00 A.M. at Our Lady of Grace.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Citrus County, P.O. Box 641270, Beverly Hills, Florida 34464.
Arrangements entrusted to
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