Roger Dewey Haskell, 81, of Sturgeon Bay, passed into eternal life on February 8, 2012, in Sturgeon Bay at Ministry Door County Medical Center. He was born on December 9, 1930, in Sturgeon Bay to Dewey and Louise (Diefenbach) Haskell. Roger served his country in the U.S. Army. He owned and operated Curley’s Cleaners in Sturgeon Bay from 1984-1999. On December 19, 1980 he married Janet M. Fernandez in Sturgeon Bay.
Survivors include his wife, Janet; five children, Marilyn (Bob) d’ Entremont; Wayne Haskell; Carol Kinnard; Susan Cisneros; Robert (Cathy) Haskell; seven step-children, George (Judy) Gabert; David (Kathy) Gabert Jr.; Celia (Randy) LaVenture; Susan Oliver; Cindy Cihlar; John (Katie) Gabert; Julie (Steve) Lau; grandchildren and great-grandchildren; one sister, Vivian Jacobe; one brother, Jim (Jan) Haskell; in-laws, Richard (Patti) Fernandez; Dan (Dee) Fernandez; Tom (Sharon) Fernandez; Margaret Schreiber; Dorothy Grosshuesch; many nieces and nephews; mother of Roger’s children, MaryAnn (Dennis) Magle. Roger was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Eugene and Russell; two sisters, Gladys May; Bernice Whipple.
Memorial services will be 2:00 p.m. Sunday, February 12, 2012, at the First Baptist Church of Sturgeon Bay with Rev. Cory Dahl officiating. Visitation will be from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. at the church on Sunday. In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund has been established in Roger’s name. On-line condolences may be offered at www.forbesfuneralhome.com
The family wishes to thank the staff at Ministry Door County Medical Center for all their loving care and support.