Roger D. Royal, age 71

Roger D. Royal, 71 of Syracuse, passed away on June 19, 2021 at his home. He was born on January 17, 1950 to Dennis & Dorothy (Pfeiffer) Royal in Nebraska City.

Roger graduated from Syracuse High School and then attended Milford Tech where he received an associates degree in diesel mechanics. He married Kathy Steinhoff on January 31, 1982 at Luther Memorial Lutheran Church. Roger was the owner of Royal Construction. He enjoyed golfing, playing cards, and attending his grandchildren’s events.

He is survived by his Wife: Kathy of Syracuse; Sons: Justin (Jen), Jarred (Brenda) both of Syracuse; Grandchildren: Luke, Emma, Macy, Irvin, Maeva & Vera; Siblings: Dennis Jr. of Syracuse, Carol (Ken) Arthur of Omaha, LaDonna Younger of Kansas City, MO; Sisters-in-law: Phyllis Mueller of Lincoln, Ronda Steinhoff of Syracuse; also many nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his Parents, In-laws, Infant Grandson: Baby J Royal, Brothers-in-law: Roger Younger, Edgar Mueller & Edwin Steinhoff Jr.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, June 23 at 10:30 A.M. at the Luther Memorial Lutheran Church in Syracuse. The service will be livestreamed on the Luther Memorial Facebook page. Burial will follow at the Park Hill Cemetery.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, June 22 from 9 A.M. until 9 P.M. with family greeting friends from 6-8 P.M. at the funeral home in Syracuse.

Memorials are suggested to the family for later designation.

Arrangements By: Fusselman Allen Harvey Funeral Home, Syracuse, NE. Condolences to www.fusselmanallenharvey.com

Published on June 24, 2021