Roger A. Neubert, 83, Darboy, formerly of Sheboygan, passed away Friday, November 23, 2012, with his family by his side after a courageous battle with heart disease. He was born July 27, 1929, in Sheboygan, son of David and Amanda (Hiersemann) Neubert. Roger married Darlene Senkbeil on June 27, 1953, and she preceded him in death on June 5, 2008.
Roger was a long-time and active member of St. John United Church of Christ, Sheboygan, where he served on several church committees. He later joined Christ the King Lutheran Church, Combined Locks.
He was a master woodworker who enjoyed making his family many quality handcrafted wood pieces. Roger was an avid reader, enjoyed golfing, bowling, and watching sports. More recently he volunteered at the Grothe Center, Appleton Medical Center. H
e was a U.S. Army Veteran of the Korean War and a member of the VFW 9156, Sheboygan.
Roger loved spending time with his grandchildren along with attending their activities.
Roger is survived by his children: Debra Neubert and Larry Leak, Clarksville, MD; Scott Neubert and Nancy Hagen, Nashville, TN; Jim and Julie Neubert, Appleton; his grandchildren who were his pride and joy: Emily Leak; Lyndsey Hagen; Kristin and Laura Neubert; brother-in-law, Kenneth (Phyllis) Senkbeil, Sheboygan; sister-in-law, Rosemary Senkbeil, Sheboygan; nieces, nephews and other relatives.
His parents preceded him in death.
Memorial services will be held at 11:30 am, Saturday, January 5, 2013, at St. John’s United Church of Christ, 1248 Lincoln Avenue, Sheboygan, with Rev. Gregory S. Whelton officiating.
Visitation will be Saturday at the church from 9:30 am until the time of the service. Interment will be in Greenlawn Memorial Park, Sheboygan.
In lieu of flowers a memorial has been established in Roger’s name.
Roger’s family wishes to thank Roger’s care team from Theda Care at Home, along with Dr. Ebben, nurse Terri, and staff for their wonderful care and compassion.