Roger White found eternal rest on Sunday, February 12th after a courageous battle with sarcoma cancer. He was surrounded by family and friends, under the care of Hospice. Born on December 31, 1950 to the late Raymond and Betty Sechler White.
He is survived by his wife, Beth (Miller) White; daughter, Amy (John) Seefeldt; son, Scott (Lisa) White; grandchildren, Emory, Sydney and Meghan Seefeldt; and Grand-dog, Ruger. Also survived by sisters, Sandra (Robert) Kelley and Joanne (Herb) Goodenough; sisters-in-law, Pamela (William) Korff and Cheryl (James) Felvus; as well as several nieces and nephews.
Roger was a dairy farmer who also served on various farm committees. He was the vice president of Milk for Health and a director for the American Dairy Association. He previously served as secretary and vice president of Niagara Milk Producers. He served on the Farm Bureau Board as well. He was a member of Gasport Lodge F&AM; Ames Chapter RAM and Lockport Eastern Star.
Roger loved his family and worked with them every day. Roger loved sharing his farm with others. Nursery School and Leadership Niagara were yearly tours. Anyone who stopped in was welcome even from Australia and India. He welcomed riders when he was working and explained how things worked, especially with family members.
Calling hours will be on Thursday, February 16th from 7-9 PM and on Friday, February 17th from 2-4 PM and 7-9 PM at Prudden and Kandt Funeral Home, Genesee St., Lockport. Services will be held on Saturday, February 18th at 11:00 AM in the Covenant United Church of Christ, Main St., Gasport. A Masonic Service by the Gasport Lodge F&AM will be held on Friday evening at 8:45 PM. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Covenant Church or Niagara Hospice.
Published on February 14, 2017