Roger N. Smith, age 67, of Beloit, WI passed away at home on Thursday, February 22, 2018, surrounded by his family. He was born February 27, 1950 in Rockford, IL to Robert and Leona (Ahmer) Smith. He married the love of his life Diana Schaaf on May 7, 1988 in Beloit, WI. Roger was employed at Beloit Corporation for 23 years until he retired in 1999. At that time, he became an over-the-road truck driver and enjoyed travelling the United States. He also enjoyed hunting, fishing, NASCAR, and camping with his family.
He is survived by his wife, Diana; sons, Richard (Barbara) Smith, Johnrobert Smith, and Donald (Lucinda) Maukstad; daughters, Robin Hatfield and Rhonda Maukstad; brother, Randy (Becky Joe) Smith; sister, Roberta Hamel; 8 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren, and many nieces, nephews, and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Ronald Smith; and brother-in-law, Gordon Hamel.
Roger's Funeral Service will be 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 in the BELOIT FREE METHODIST CHURCH, 1919 Cleora Dr., Beloit with Pastor Rich Whippler officiating. Friends will be received on Tuesday, February 27, 2018 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the Brian G. Mark Funeral Home, 1000 Inman Parkway, Beloit and again on Wednesday in Church from Noon until the time of service. In lieu of flowers a memorial is being established. Please share a memory or a condolence with the Smith family on our website.
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