Roger David Hern, 77, of Chester, IL, died June 7, 2022, in St. Louis, MO. He was born January 13, 1945, in St. Louis, MO.
He is survived by his children Kim Niemeyer, Richard Hern, John D. (Kathy) Hern, Victoria Jaquez, step children James Tutor, Thrisia Jaquez; 6 grandchildren; & 8 great grandchildren; siblings Gloria Goldschmidt, Gary Hern, Larry Hern, Sharon (Larry) Caswell, and Shawn (Mike) Christmann.
Roger is preceded in death by his parents Roy E. & Norma Christine (nee Gibbs) Hern; grandson Ryan Hern, brother Royce Hern, sister Glenda Brock, and significant other Cathryn Jaquez.
Roger was a US Air Force Veteran, member of Randolph County Coon Club, Millstadt Coon Club, retired from the Railroad, and a former owner of Conservation Inn - Baldwin.
As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to:
4 PM to 8 PM Friday, June 10, 2022 at Quernheim Funeral Home
9 AM until time of service Saturday
10 AM Saturday, June 11, 2022 at Quernheim Funeral Home in Waterloo, IL
Pastor Bob Goddard officiating
Interment at St. John Cemetery in Fults, IL