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“We still remember all the wonderful times spent with Roger and family.There was no bigger heart for loving people than Rog had. We miss him!! ”
1 of 12 | Posted by: pam wenger - Stockton, CA

“I'm truly sorry to hear that this kind man passed. I met Roger while I was a police officer in Ogden. Always wanting to assist in police matters he...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: ARNIE ANDERSON - ogden, IA

“Dear Shirley, I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your son. I did not know Roger but I want to expres my sympathy to you. May many happy...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: Eleanor Sturtz - Pella, IA

“We have not met many men as positive and friendly in attitude such as Roger. He was always fun to visit or talk with on the phone! His daily...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Eldo and Pam Wenger - Gold Canyon, AZ

“My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Im so very sorry. ”
5 of 12 | Posted by: Nancy Bolon - Boone, IA - Friend

“Shirley, Robert and Family, I am sorry for your loss at this time. HEAVEN has received a gentle giant. Take HOPE and remember the good news is that...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Mark Ruther - San Antonio, TX

“Shirley & Robert & family:So sorry to hear about Roger.Thinking of all of during this difficult time.Prayers &Blessings. ”
7 of 12 | Posted by: Sandy Iben - Fehr - Lakeside, MT

“My sincerest condolences to the family. Roger was such a great guy and wonderful friend and classmate. So many fond memories of our days in school...Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: Karen Sparks-Foster - Allerton, IA

“My thoughts and prayers are with you all! ”
9 of 12 | Posted by: Denise Van Pelt - Ogden, IA

“You were such a great brother in law. Remembering all the times with you and your brother Larry. You are now free. ”
10 of 12 | Posted by: Debbie Erickson - Hollister, MO

“May care and love of those around you provide comfort and peace to get you through the days ahead. Our most sincere condolences. ”
11 of 12 | Posted by: larry & Deanna Leichliter - Ogden, IA

“We were so saddened to hear of Roger's passing. He was a great guy, and an amazing friend. See ya later, Rog. Give Keaton a hug for us. ”
12 of 12 | Posted by: Tami and Dean Hartwig - Boone, IA

Roger Erickson, 55, of Boone, Iowa, passed away on Saturday, February 25, 2017, at his home in Boone.

Roger's wishes were to be cremated. A memorial service will be held 1:00 p.m., Saturday, March 4, 2017, at Carson – Stapp Funeral Home in Ogden. Burial will be at Pilot Mound Cemetery at a later date. Visitation will be Saturday, from 9:00 until the time of the service. For online obituaries and condolences visit:

Roger Edward Erickson was born on May 17, 1961, the son of Dwain and Shirley (Campbell) Erickson. He graduated with the Ogden High School class of 1979. After high school Roger went to work as a truck driver. He worked for Wenger Truck line, Gustafson Trucking, Decker Trucking, D & L Trucking and Burt Farm Trucking. Due to health Roger retired in 2009.

He was a member of the Pilot Mound Methodist Church, where he enjoyed assisting with the fund raising and visiting with the people. Roger enjoyed listening to the Old Country music, some of his favorites were Jim Reeves and Patsy Cline.

Survivors include his mother, Shirley Erickson of Boone, IA; brother, Robert (Julie) Erickson of Boone, IA; and several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his father, Dwain Erickson in 2008, brother, Larry Erickson in 1992.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be left to the discretion of the family or the Dialysis Foundation at the Doran Law Firm, Box 248, Boone, Iowa 50036.