Roger Wallendal

Date of Death: Jun 03, 2021
Roger Wallendal

1935 - 2021

Roger Wallendal, 85, of Waupun, passed away Thursday, June 3, 2021 at The Christian Home in Waupun.


Roger was born August 4, 1935 in Fond du Lac to Jacob and Caroline Neumann Wallendal. On September 15, 1956 he married Bonnie Beekman in Theresa. Roger worked at Rilling Endlich as a furniture craftsman. He then became a janitor at Burgess-Norton, and retired in his 70’s. Roger did a multitude of side jobs around the area. He was a volunteer fireman for Burnett and loved to be in parades with the firetruck. He loved to work on cars and enjoyed going to the Jefferson car show. He was a collector of assorted items. Roger loved to dance and enjoyed family get-togethers.


Roger is survived by his daughters: Peggy (Steve) Barker, Lori (Ron) Christman, and Nancy Wallendal; his sons: Dean (Angie) Wallendal, Brian (Terri) Wallendal, Mark (Tammy) Wallendal, and Michael Twardokus; 16 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great-grandchildren; brothers: Donald Wallendal and Samuel (Joanne) Wallendal; sister, Vera Tollefsen; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law; and nieces and nephews.


Roger was preceded in death by his wife Bonnie in 2014; and his parents.


Friends and relatives may call on the family on Tuesday at the funeral home from 1 p.m. until the time of service.


Memorial services for Roger Wallendal will be held Tuesday, June 8, 2021 at 4 p.m. at Werner-Harmsen Funeral Home in Waupun.

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  1. Merri Woodke Says: June 5, 2021 at 10:39 am

    So Sorry to hear of Roger passing. My heartfelt condolences to the entire family. He was such a great loving, funny, helpful guy. He will be truly missed by all the people that crossed paths with this wonderful man. May God be with us all in this time of grieving. Give us the strength to carry on with his memory in out hearts.
    It was such a fun time living in Burnett and knowing you all.

  2. Jim and Jackie Straseske Says: June 8, 2021 at 12:29 pm

    Mike and family, Our heartfelt condolences to you all in your time of loss. The memories your lives were built upon will keep Roger close in your hearts. May it comfort you some knowing you are in our thoughts and prayers and we are thinking of you. God bless and help you through this difficult time.

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