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Raymond Roeske

1932 - 2019

Raymond O. Roeske age 87 of Moltke Township passed away August 4, 2019 at Golden Beach Manor.

He was born July 7, 1932 in Moltke Township to Max and Eveline (Tulgetske) Roeske.

On January 24, 1953 he married Betty Schmidt at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Moltke. Ray enjoyed hunting, fishing, bird watching, ice fishing on Black Lake, and
spending time at his camp “Rolling Acres”. He retired from Calcite as a pumphouse operator after 30 years of employment.

Mr. Roeske is survived by his wife, Betty; two sons, Ray Jr. (Renee) of Moltke and Glen (Marie) of Moltke; seven grandchildren, Ben (Chantal), Jason,
Danielle (Caleb), Colten (Shannon), Brooke, Hannah and Katie; four great grandchildren, Emmett, Luke, Kira and Greta; and one sister, Elda Thomas of Clearwater, Florida.

He was preceded in death by; his parents, Max and Eveline; brother, Wallace; and a sister, Leona Stewart.

Friends may visit at the Beck Funeral Home on Wednesday, August 7th from 12-Noon through time of his funeral at 1 p.m. with Pastor Phillip Phifer officiating.

Interment will take place at the Moltke Township Cemetery.

Memorials may be given to Friends Together, 105 Prentiss Street, Alpena, Michigan 49707 in memory of Raymond Roeske.

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