United Methodist Church, Scotland
Thursday August 13th, 2009
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Pastor Kathy Kluis
Organist ~ Glee Deutscher
“How Great Thou Art”
“Hymn of Promise”
“Joyful, Joyful, We Adore Thee”
Roger Cass was born on Thursday, June 9, 1932 in Scotland to DeWitt and Mary (Homan) Cass. He graduated from Scotland High School in 1950. He drove a gravel truck for Ray Diede until he entered the US Army during the Korean conflict. After his military service, he began farming southwest of Scotland, and he farmed there for the rest of his life. Roger was united in marriage to Bernice Weidenbach on October 23, 1953 in Scotland. He was a member of the Scotland American Legion. His hobbies were bowling and fishing. Roger was known as a good-humored man and loved to tell stories, jokes and laugh with everyone he met. Roger passed away on Monday, August 10, 2009 at Avera Sacred Heart Hospital in Yankton at the age of 77 years, 2 months, and 1 day.
Roger’s memory will be cherished by his two children: Curtis and wife Marcella Cass of Scotland and Carla Cass and husband Ray Hoffman, Jr. of Mattoon, Illinois; three grandchildren: Amber and husband Jared Dritz of Owatonna, Minnesota, Aaron Cass of New Orleans, Louisiana, and April Cass of Scotland; two great-grandchildren: Alexis and Kale; and Roger’s special friend, Vi Popma.
Roger was preceded in death by Bernice, his wife of over 50 years, on September 27, 2005, his parents, and a sister.
Jo Anne Baker Beringer Oct 16 2009 8:31 PM
Carla, was sorry to hear about the passing of your father. Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.
Dan Haughee Aug 14 2009 8:19 AM
Carla, We were sure sorry to hear about the passing of your father. Joanne and I have you in our thoughts and prayers.
Todd & Joanne Altemeier Aug 14 2009 4:10 AM
Carla, Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. You are very special person and I am sure that is in large part due to the love and guidance that you received from your father. Let me know if there is anything that I can do for you. God bless you and your family. May time provide healing and comfort.
Oscar Harrell Aug 12 2009 5:58 PM
Carla, I am so very sorry to hear of your loss. I really wish I could be there for you as I know how much it meant to me to see you at my fathers visitation. There are really no words that can make you feel better, just remember the good times spent with him and cherish every memory you have. Thinking of you and asking God to help comfort you.. Mike
Mike Rowley Aug 12 2009 5:45 PM
Dear Carla: I saw in the paper that your father passed away. I wanted to let you know that I am thinking of you and your family during this sad time. Pam Bonrud
Pam Bonrud Aug 12 2009 12:06 PM
Just wanted to say sorry for you loss. Roger was such a great guy and we really enjoyed having him in our lives. He always put a smile on our faces. We will all miss him so.
Michelle (Popma) Munk & family Aug 12 2009 10:32 AM
We are sorry for your loss. You are in our prayers.
Brandon and Michelle Saunders Aug 12 2009 8:28 AM
My heart is breaking for you guys. What a ride you have had the past couple of years. Bill and I are definitely praying for you and Ray. I will contact you guys next week. God Bless.
Buffie Goddard Aug 12 2009 8:27 AM
Carla and Ray We are sorry for your loss. God Bless.
Ed and Amy Corbin Aug 12 2009 4:33 AM