Roger W. Beach, 71, of Crestline, passed unexpectedly on October 20, 2021, due to an automobile accident.
Roger was born in Crestline, on December 17, 1949, to the late William and Fay (Seitz) Beach. He married Sandra (Barber) on December 13, 1974 and she preceded him in death on May 22, 2015.
Roger graduated from Colonel Crawford High School. Roger retired from PPG Industries, Inc. after 40 years of service. He was a member of the United Church of Christ, Crestline and longtime member of Jaycees. Roger was an avid sports fan, enjoyed watching football, baseball, and basketball; especially his favorite teams the Cleveland Indians, Detroit Lions and the Cleveland Cavaliers. Roger enjoyed gardening and making sure his yard always looked nice. He loved spending time with his grandchildren. He was always willing to help anyone.
Roger is survived by his children; Kenneth Beach, Crestline, Keith (Vicki Buckner) Beach, Ontario, Diana (Brian Orr) Rumer, Crestline; four grandchildren, Cody Rumer, Preston Beach, Josh Malone, Santana Stamper; numerous great-grandchildren; his brothers, Donald "Don" (Linda) Beach, Mansfield, David (Deb) Beach, Florida.
In addition to his parents and spouse, Roger was preceded by his brother, Larry Beach.
Friends may call on Thursday, October 28, 2021, from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM at the Schneider-Gompf Funeral Home, 223 West Main Street, Crestline. A service will be immediately following at 1:00 PM. Burial will follow at St. Paul Reformed Cemetery, Crestline.
Memorial contributions may be made to Crawford County Humane Society, in care of the funeral home.
Those wishing to share a memory of Roger or send condolences to the Beach family may do so by visiting www.masfh.com.
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