OREANA — Roger Dean Aukamp, 68, of Oreana, IL, passed away Friday, September 6, 2019, surrounded by family, at his residence.
Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Monday, September 9, 2019, at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, Forsyth, IL. Visitation will be 5 to 8 p.m., Sunday, September 8, 2019, at Brintlinger and Earl Funeral Home, Decatur, IL. Burial will be in Macon County Memorial Park, Harristown, IL.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, 155 W. Forsyth Road, Forsyth, IL 62535.
Roger was born June 2, 1951, in Vandalia, IL, the son of Leroy William Charles and Hilda Elelnora (Meyer) Aukamp. He married Bonnie F. Henson on July 16, 1981, in Las Vegas, NV.
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Roger worked at Caterpillar, Inc. for 30 years, retiring in 2001. He also worked at Maroa Forsyth Grade School part time after retiring. Roger was a proud member of the U.A.W.
He is survived by his wife Bonnie of 38 years; children, Denise Robinson and husband Bryan of Argenta, Joshua Holsapple and wife Michelle of Oreana; grandchildren, Kayla (Sam Johnson), Bailey, Carson, Keegan (Ariahna) Robinson, Jacquelyn, Colton, Elizabeth; great-grandchildren Riley, Brody, and Emmet; siblings, Dennis (Diane) Aukamp of Pensacola, FL; Mary Aukamp of Vandalia; Sandra (Randy) Gelsinger of Brownstown, IL; Steve (Cindy) Aukamp of Altamont, IL; and Janet Aukamp of Vandalia.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother.
Condolences and memories may be shared with the family in care of Brintlinger and Earl Funeral Homes at www.brintlingerandearl.com.
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