Born February 13, 1946 in Detroit, MI, the son of Raymond and Geraldine (Lang) Konenski, passed away peacefully on Sunday, November 11, 2012 in Lansing at age 66. Roger served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War and a lifetime member of the Morley S. Oates, VFW Post 701 of Lansing. He enjoyed spending time with his family and his four legged friends. Roger was preceded in death by his father, Raymond and his sister, Denise Konenski. Surviving is his wife Alicia Velasquez Crenshaw, his mother Geraldine Konenski, a son Roger, 4 step-children: Angel (Robert) Boshea, Tresha, Bryan and Kysha Crenshaw, 6 grandchildren, 1 great grand daughter , 3 siblings: Sandra Binder, Frank (Christine) Konenski and Linda (Richard) Reasner and many loving nieces and nephews. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated Friday at 10:00 AM at St. Mary Cathedral with Msgr. George Michalek as celebrant. A Memorial Gathering will be held Thursday 5-8 PM at the Palmer Bush & Jensen Family Funeral Homes, Delta Chapel, 6020 W. Saginaw where the Rosary will be prayed at 7:30 PM. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Hospice House of Mid-Michigan or Church World Service. Envelopes available at the funeral home. Condolences can be made at www.palmerbush.com.