Tuesday, May 25, 2010
Roger Lee DeBerry
Lorain- Roger Lee DeBerry, 62, passed away on Monday, May
24, 2010 at University Hospital, Cleveland.
Roger was born in Cumberland,
Maryland on February 22, 1948 by
his parents, Junior and Kathleen (nee: Feather) DeBerry. He moved to Lorain in 1961. Roger
enlisted in the United States Army during Vietnam. During his Tour of Vietnam
he was awarded the Vietnam Service Medal, two Bronze Service Stars, the Vietnam
Campaign Medal with 60 Device and an Army Commendation Medal. He was employed
with Crown Steel in Lorain
as an assembler for 43 years. Roger enjoyed cars, gardening and spending time
with his family and friends.
He is survived by his wife, Ruthie DeBerry; three daughters,
Connie Ocasio of Lorain, Audrey Russell of Warsaw, Indiana and Karen Wright of
Ocala, Florida; son, Randy DeBerry of Lorain; mother, Kathleen DeBerry; six
grandchildren; two sisters, Sue Wyers and Carol Moyers; brother, Chuck DeBerry;
and many nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his father, Junior DeBerry;
brother, Dick DeBerry; and his grandmother, Rhuie DeBerry.
The family will receive friends at Reidy-Scanlan-Giovannazzo
Funeral Home, 2150 Broadway, Lorain,
(440) 244-1961 on Thursday, May 27, 2010 from 7:00 9:00 PM. A private funeral
service will be held at a later date with Rev. Jay Roller, officiating. Interment
Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, Ohio Division, 5555 Frantz Road, Dublin,
or online at www.cancer.org. Online
condolences may be sent using www.rsgfuneralhome.com.
Posted By: RSG Funeral Home @ 11:18:56 PM