Roger Lamphier, 86, passed away peacefully March 14, 2018.

Family and friends called from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday, March 19 at Fuller Funeral Home, Inc. 190 Buffalo St., Canandaigua. Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 20, at  at St. Michael’s Church, 312 Liberty St., Penn Yan.

Sergeant First Class Lamphier had a long-standing military career: he was a veteran of the Korean War, served in the U.S. Army Reserve, and was employed as an Army Reserve Unit Administrative Technician for Company D, Army Reserve Center, Canandaigua. Most importantly, he was a true family man, who enjoyed nothing more than spending time his family and friends, watching them grow and flourish throughout the years. His presence and unwavering strength will be significantly missed by all generations.

He is survived by his beloved wife of 64 years, Lore; their children, Sue Edwards, Joanne (Gene) Rendino, Debbie (Jack) Bognaski, Paul (Debbie) Lamphier, and Jennifer Lamphier-McIlwaine; 10 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren with another on the way; sisters, Shirley Braman and Lillian Marlowe; along with many nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by their son, John; and parents, Derward (Dode) and Hattie Lamphier.

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