Roger E. Taake, 66, of Fults, IL, died December 3, 2019, in Fults, IL. He was born August 12, 1953, in Red Bud, IL.
He is survived by his wife Vicki Taake nee Hoffmann; daughter Cari (Dan) Chaudet; granddaughter Addison Chaudet; brother Gene (Shirley) Taake; sister-in-law Amy (Gene) Hoffmann-Rohlfing; nephew Derek (Lauren Heine) Hoffmann; nieces Claire (Treyton Jones) Hoffmann, Emily (Brian) Derry, Jennifer (Dan) Snell; faithful companion Mollee; great nieces, great nephews, cousins, and many friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents Clarence and Mildred (nee Nolte) Taake; father-in-law and mother-in-law Lloyd and Bette Jean Hoffmann; brother-in-law Keith Hoffmann.
Roger was a member of St. John United Church of Christ - Maeystown, Fountian Water District Board (VP), Monroe County Farm Bureau, Maeystown Sportsman Club, Maeystown Kloepper Club, he was a former member of Valmeyer Fire Dept. (Chief), Maeystown Fire Dept., Monroe County Fair Board, Valmeyer Jaycees, Maeystown Civic Assn., Monroe County Ambulance Service EMT. Roger was currently farming and retired from Luhr Bros. Inc. and Valmeyer CUSD # 3 School bus driver.
As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to:
St. John UCC Cemetery - Maeystown Asphalt Fund or Donor's Choice
3 PM to 8 PM Friday, December 6, 2019 at Quernheim Funeral Home
9 AM until time of service Saturday at St. John United Church of Christ
10 AM Saturday, December 7, 2019 at St. John United Church of Christ in Maeystown, IL
Pastor Patrick Poole officiating
Interment at St. John Cemetery in Maeystown, IL