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Roger Lee Kisner, Sr.

August 8, 1943 ~ May 22, 2018 (age 74)

Roger Lee Kisner, Sr.,74 , of Oakland, MD went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, May 22, 2018, at home with his family by his side.

Born August 8, 1943 in Mountain Lake Park, MD, he was the son of the late Melvin F. Kisner and Annabelle (Likins) Kisner Otto. He was also preceded in death by a brother, Ronald O. Kisner; twin grandsons, Justin and Rustin Paugh; a granddaughter, Danielle Kisner.

Roger was a truck driver for the Beachy Lumber Company and attended the Loch Lynn Church of God. In his free time, Roger enjoyed working with wood, hunting, fishing, and building remote control planes.

He is survived by his wife, of 57 years, Sandra S. (Michaels) Kisner; his step-mother, Eva Kisner, Oakland; a son, Roger L. Kisner, Jr. and wife, Christy, Oakland; three daughters, Pat A. Shaffer and husband, Ken, Hundred, WV; Barbara L. Robosson and husband, Joe, Westernport, MD; Donna S. Friend and husband, John, Maryville, TN; one brother, Donald R. Kisner and wife Joyce, Crellin; two sisters, Janet Abner, VA; Wanda Kisner, Swanton, MD; fourteen grandchildren, Tommy Tasker and wife, Brandi; Heather Baker and husband, Aaron; J.J. Friend and wife Jacci; Nikki Harvey and husband, Andrew; Joey Whitacre and wife, Amber; Nathan Friend and wife, Kristen; Matthew Kisner and wife, Kendra; Kayla Kisner; Seth Kisner; Sarah Kisner; Ryan Friend; Stanley Shaffer and wife, Stephanie; David Shaffer and wife, Mandy; Lisa Shaffer; twenty three great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandson.

Friends will be received at Newman Funeral Homes, P.A., 1100 Memorial Drive, Oakland on Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. Services will be held in the funeral home chapel on Friday, May 25, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. with Reverend David Davis and Reverend John C. Skipper officiating. Interment will be in the Deer Park Cemetery. Friends will be received at the funeral home one hour prior to the service.

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