Kenneth Royer Obituary

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Kenneth L. Royer

May 20, 1917 - March 22, 2011
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Kenneth L. Royer, age 93 of Randolph, passed away Tuesday, March 22, 2011, at his home. He was born May 20, 1917, in Uniontown, Ohio, son of the late Roy Henry and Verna Belle (Slusser) Royer. Kenny was a beloved husband, loving father, and proud grandfather. He was a lifelong dairy farmer and a school bus driver for Randolph and Waterloo Schools for 39 years. Kenny was very active in the Randolph community. He was a lifetime member of the Randolph Fire Department, charter member of the Randolph Lions Club, served as a member of the Randolph Fair Board and as a Randolph Township Trustee. He was also a special deputy of the Portage County...
Kenneth L. Royer, age 93 of Randolph, passed away Tuesday, March 22, 2011, at his home.
He was born May 20, 1917, in Uniontown, Ohio, son of the late Roy Henry and Verna Belle (Slusser) Royer. Kenny was a beloved husband, loving father, and proud grandfather. He was a lifelong dairy farmer and a school bus driver for Randolph and Waterloo Schools for 39 years.
Kenny was very active in the Randolph community. He was a lifetime member of the Randolph Fire Department, charter member of the Randolph Lions Club, served as a member of the Randolph Fair Board and as a Randolph Township Trustee. He was also a special deputy of the Portage County Sheriff's Department and a board member of the Portage County Farm Bureau.
He is survived by his wife of 61 years Margaret "Peggy" Royer; children: Jacquelyn (Dennis) Govan-Olic of Randolph, Deborah Royer of Edgewater, MD, Kenneth Royer Jr. of Randolph, David (Aggie) Royer Sr. of Randolph; grandchildren: Lizette Royer, Kenneth Royer III, David Royer Jr., Bill Govan, Nicholas Royer, and Mike Govan; also survived by many nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, Kenny was preceded in death by his brother Delbert.
Friends will be received Friday, March 25, 2011, from 4-8 PM at the Wood-Kortright-Borkoski Funeral Home, 703 E. Main St., Ravenna, OH 44266. Funeral services will be officiated by Pastor Robert Cheyney and Reverend James Lang at 11:00 AM on Saturday at the Advent Lutheran Church, 1516 Edison St., Uniontown, OH 44685. Interment will follow at Hillside Cemetery in Randolph.
Condolences and memories may be shared at www.wood-kortright-borkoski.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Randolph Fire Department, Advent Lutheran Church, or Aultman Hospice.
(Wood-Kortright-Borkoski 330-296-6436)

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