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Rev. William D. Roeger

March 23, 1931 ~ June 16, 2022 (age 91)




The Rev. William D. Roeger, age 91, of Hannibal, MO entered the fuller life at 12:47 am Thursday, June 16th, 2022, at his home.

A Requiem Eucharist will be held 1:00 pm Monday, June 20th, 2022, at Trinity Episcopal Church. The Right Rev. Deon Johnson and The Rev. Maria Evans will officiate.

Cremation arrangements are being handled by the Smith Funeral Home & Chapel in Hannibal, MO.

William was born on March 23rd,1931, to William D. and Naomi L. Roeger, Sr.

He was united in marriage to Gwyneth Lillian Jones on May 17th ,1952 in Collingswood, NJ. She preceded him in death on September 24th, 2018.

Survivors include his four children and their spouses; six grandchildren and their spouses; five great-grandchildren; and a brother and sister.

William was an architect prior to serving in the military during the Korean War and then entered the Episcopal priesthood.  He faithfully served numerous churches in NJ, OH, MO, IL throughout his long ministry.

William was a faithful servant of our Lord.

Memorial contributions may be made to Trinity Episcopal Church 213 N. 4th Street, Hannibal, MO 63401, in care of Smith Funeral Home & Chapel.

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Requiem Eucharist
June 20, 2022

1:00 PM
Trinity Episcopal Church
213 North 4th Street
Hannibal, MO 63401


Trinity Episcopal Church
213 N. 4th Street, Hannibal MO 63401
Tel: 1-573-221-0298

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