Emery L. Roe, 90, of Carlisle, died suddenly
on Saturday, April 7, 2012, at Carlisle Regional Medical Center. He was born on Wednesday, August 10, 1921, in North Beuna
Vista, Iowa, a son of the late Emery J. Roe and Sylvia (Noggle) White.
Emery was a 1939 graduate of Dubuque Senior High School in Dubuque, Iowa and
served in the US Army during WWII. He retired as Vice-President of Production with the Flexsteel Furniture Co. after 45 years
of service. He was a member of First Presbyterian Church, Carlisle. Emery was a charter member of the Elks Lodge in Lancaster
and was currently a member of the Carlisle Elks. He held a private pilot’s license, was an avid golfer, played softball
for many years and enjoyed all sporting activities from playing tennis to riding snowmobiles.
He is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 70 years, Kathleen (Hunt) Roe,
three daughters; Sharon R. Barth and Sandra R. Emerick, both of Lancaster and Janice S. Mazock (and husband, Michael) of Newport,
four grandchildren; Christine and Victoria Emerick and Ken and Clinton Putt, two great-grandchildren; Joshua and Madison Putt
and three nieces.
services will be held in the Meeting House Springs Cemetery, Carlisle, with Rev. Jon Black officiating. Ewing Brothers Funeral
Home, Carlisle, is assisting the family with the arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made to the Benevolent Fund at
Chapel Pointe, 770 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, PA 17013.
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Our deepest and sincere sympathy.
We will miss and always remember our dear neighbor
from Dubuque Iowa.
Our thoughts and prayers go with Emery and his family.
Dick and Carol Lorenz
We are so sorry to hear of Emery's death.
want you to know we are thinking of you and your family.
We have many fond memories of your visits to our office.
John P Kramer D.D.S. office
love and hearts to Kay, Sharon, Sandra, Janice and families.
Thoughts and prayers are sent for you today.
long, enriched life was celebrated with Uncle Emery's passing onto his next life.
To you and yours with
nieces, Judy and Keith, Sherry, Donna and Bill and families.
Very sorry to hear of his passing.
My prayers are with him.
I remember my neighbor from Farley. I offer my prayers to the family.
and the Dunn Children
My sympathy to you Kay,
and the girls, in the loss of Emery.
I am his cousin and always thought he was a very special person - so kind.
Faye (Lowe) Francis
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