Roger L Sailer, 68, Bismarck, died May 20, 2017, at Sanford Health Bismarck. Services will be held at Bismarck Funeral Home on Friday, May 26, 2017, at 10:30 a.m.
Family will be receiving friends and family one hour prior to the service, as cremation has taken place.
Roger was born on June 30, 1948 to L. Ramona and Leavard Sailer in Hazen, ND. He was raised on a farm near Pick City, ND and graduated from Riverdale High School in 1966. Roger attended BJC for 2 years.
Roger was united in marriage to Kathy Dirk on May 23, 1970, at Corpus Christi. They had 46 wonderful years together.
Roger worked at Mid Western Insurance Company for a few years and then worked and retired from Bobcat.
Roger enjoyed hunting, fishing and in his spare time he loved to play tricks on his grandchildren. They never knew what he would do next.
Roger is survived by his wife: Kathy, three sons: Chad (Michelle), Travis (Janel), Russell (Jill); five grandchildren: Keaton (Taylar) Ohlsen, Samual, Autumn, Kiera and Tristan Sailer; sister: Carmel (Shane) Ballard; sisters & brothers-in-law: JoAnn Schafer, Dave (Rose) Dirk, Chuck (Leslee) Dirk, Betty Hirsch, Carol (Ron) Hawes, Cleo (Dave) Fink, Dwight (Rita) Dirk, Carlotta (Phil) Miller, Arlene (Willie) Volk, Renee (Pete) Klein, Tony Dirk, Alan (Cathy) Dirk; and many nieces and nephews.
Roger was preceded in death by his parents, L. Ramona and Leavard Sailer; his wife’s parents: Tony (Marie) Dirk, Evelyn Dirk; brothers-in-law: Cal Schafer, Bill Hirsch; and sister-in-law: Bev Dirk.
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