Roger Nile Kinkade Sr, age 82, of Kellyville, Oklahoma, died Thursday May 8
th 2014 peacefully at home surrounded by his family. Roger was born in Iowa
on July 22, 1931. He was raised on a farm outside of Milford, Iowa.
Roger joined the Marines at a young age and was awarded the Purple Heart
for getting wounded during combat in the Korean War. He served as a drill
sergeant before being honorably discharged. He then returned to Iowa to
work and raise a family.
As he got older and moved to Oklahoma, he became active in the Marine Corp
League and the Chosin Few Organizations and always enjoyed the time spent
with the members. He also enjoyed camping, fishing, farming and spending
time with his family.
His parents, three sisters, and two sons preceded him in death. He is survived
by daughter Shelly Boone and her husband, Harlan, of Iowa, daughter Kathi
Duerr and her husband, Gerald, of Minnesota, daughter Dawn Kinkade of
Iowa, daughter Cherrie White and husband, Dave, of Iowa, daughter Verna
Bosma and husband, Clint, of Iowa, and son Roger (Rick) Kinkade Jr and
wife Kristi of Sapulpa, OK. 16 Grandkids and 9 Great Grandkids. He is
also survived by one sister, Pat Billings and husband Don of California
and one brother Harold Kinkade and wife Mabel of Iowa and many nieces
He will be deeply missed by all who knew him. Services will be at Anglican
Church of the Resurrection in Glenpool, OK on Saturday May 17
th 2014 at 2:00 pm.