Roger L. Shoulders, Sr.


Roger L. Shoulders, Sr., age 75 of Vincennes and formerly of Lawrenceville, passed away Tuesday, January 12, 2021 at Good Samaritan Hospital. He was born April 24, 1945 in Lawrenceville to Arthur and Deloris (Allen) Shoulders. Roger was married to Ona Harvey, and she preceded him in death.

Roger worked as a Boilermaker out of the Local 363 and Labor Hall 1280. He enjoyed fishing and spending time with his family and friends.

Surviving family includes: his four children- Roger L. Shoulders, Jr., David E. Shoulders, Angela Shoulders, and Tommy Shoulders all of Vincennes, IN: two sisters- Margie Kasinger and Joann Shoulders: one brother- Merle Shoulders: numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren: and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by: his parents- Arthur and Deloris Shoulders: his wife- Ona Shoulders: one daughter- Margaret Wease: and six brothers- Curt, Leland, Burl, Whimpy, Hank, and Norman Shoulders.

A graveside service will be held for Roger L. Shoulders, Sr. at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, January 15, 2021 at Lawrenceville City Cemetery. Cunningham-Young Funeral Home is assisting the family at this time.

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