Of LaSalle. God saw that he had grown tired after a long illness on March 27, 2012 at 70 years of age. Beloved and cherished husband of Kathleen (nee Newington) with whom he celebrated 46 years of marriage. Much loved Dad of Francis McKenna, Ph.D and wife Amy Peng Ph.D of Mississauga and Fern and husband Dave Walsh of Cottam. Loving grandpa of Talon, Colin, Connor Walsh and Jonathan and Noah McKenna. Brother of Pat and Douglas Beetham. Also survived by a large McKenna Clan in Ireland. Roger retired from Ford Motor Company as a Supervisor with over 30 years of service in the Automotive Industry. He was a member of St. George’s Anglican Church in Walkerville where he was also on the Board of Management for a number of years. Roger was also a Sunday School Teacher and sat on the Board of Management (between 1965 and 1982) at St. John’s Anglican Church in Sandwich.  He was a member of Thistle Lodge # 34 A.F. & A.M. Amhertsburg.  Roger is resting at the Kennedy Funeral Home Ltd. (519-776-7378) 128 Talbot St. North Essex, on Friday from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. On Saturday, friends are invited to meet the family after 10 a.m. at St. George’s Anglican Church (1949 Devonshire Crt, Windsor) followed by the funeral service at 11 a.m. Cremation to follow. You may send your condolences online at www.kennedyfh.com

 

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