Roland passed away peacefully Friday morning at his home in O'Brien, Oregon. Born in Detroit, Michigan on July 3, 1931 he retired in O'Brien with his wife Gayle 16 years ago but lived in California for many happy years prior.
Roland was a man's man who enjoyed Hunting, Fishing, Wood Working, Homesteading and most of all Family.
He was self made. Having learned the art of Carpentry as a child from his father, he started Contractors General as a young man and made a successful career for himself.
Roland was extremely loving and proud of family. He was a focused Son, Brother, Uncle, Husband, Father, Grandfather, Great Grandfather, Great Great Grandfather and Friend.
The family is conducting a Rosary on February the 18th at 9:00 AM followed by a funeral mass in his name at St Patrick's of the Forest in Cave Junction. 407 West River St. All who would like to celebrate his amazing life are welcome.