Roger Gorden

Roger Lee Gorden, 82, of Sedalia passed away Friday, December 11, 2015 at Willow Care Nursing Home in Willow Springs, MO. He was born on March 24, 1933 in Iola, KS, the son of Lawrence and Alma (Edmondson) Gorden, who have preceded him in death.

On March 27,1955 he was united in marriage to Kathryn Marie Pohl, who preceded him in death on August 22, 2004.

Roger retired as MSGT from the US Air Force, where he served his country honorably for 25 years. He also retired from Alcan in Sedalia, MO in 1998.

He is survived by two daughters, Angela Gorden-Wiley of Willow Springs, MO and Tracy Kratzer of O’Fallon, MO; a son, Jeffrey Gorden of Willow Springs, MO; a sister, Charlene Crabtree of Independence, MO; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held by Family at a later date.

Arrangements under the direction of Rea Funeral Chapel, Sedalia.


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