ESTHERVILLE - Memorial services for Roger G. Slingerland, 80, of Estherville will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013, at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Estherville with Pastor Ray Miller officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church only on Wednesday. Interment will be at East Side Cemetery in Estherville with military graveside rites by VFW Post 3388 and American Legion Post 91 of Estherville.
He died Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013, at his home in Estherville.
Roger G. Slingerland, the son of Glenn and Tressa (Stidel) Slingerland, was born Aug. 21, 1933, in Superior. He received his education in the Superior schools, graduating from Superior High School. Roger served in the US Army from 1953-1955 during the Korean Conflict.
Roger G. Slingerland
On Feb. 13, 1955, he was united in marriage to Ione Bonstead in Wallingford. Roger was in the printing business for over 50 years. He worked for Estherville Daily News; Spirit Lake Beacon; Printing Today; and owned and operated RS Printing. Ione passed away in 1988.
Roger was a member of Redeemer Lutheran Church and the VFW Post #3388, both of Estherville.
Left to cherish Roger's memory are his children, Ricky (Teresa) Slingerland of Apple Valley, Minn. and Sherrie (Bill) Blundell of Rosemont, Minn.; four grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
He has been preceded in death by his parents; wife; and brother, LeRoy. www.henryolsonfuneral.com