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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.

Private graveside 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.
Just 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

 Our love and hearts to Kay, Sharon, Sandra, Janice and families.
 Thoughts and prayers are sent for you today.
 A long, enriched life was celebrated with Uncle Emery's passing onto his next life.
To you and yours with heartfelt sympathy,
nieces, Judy and Keith, Sherry, Donna and Bill and families.

Judy Kelly


Very sorry to hear of his passing.
My prayers are with him.

Marvin Becker

 I remember my neighbor from Farley.  I offer my prayers to the family.

Lela Dunn-McCormick 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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Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Inc.
Since 1853
630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, PA 17013
Phone:  (717) 243-2421
"Five Generations of Service"
Steven A. Ewing, FD, Supervisor, Owner
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(1926 ~ 2009)
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(1926 ~ 2009)
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(1892 ~ 1988)
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(1898 ~ 1934)
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(1866 ~ 1924)
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(1831 ~ 1903)

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