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Roger J. Kanneberg

July 9, 1944 ~ January 22, 2021 (age 76)

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Roger J. Kanneberg, age 76, passed away January 22, 2021 in Burlington, WI.

He was born on July 9, 1944 in Chicago, the son of Lester and Mildred (Gridley) Kanneberg.

Roger grew up in Woodstock and graduated from Woodstock High school in 1962. He received many awards in high school for playing baseball.  He was a proud Navy veteran serving in the Vietnam War on the USS Coral Sea. He was a big sports fan and loved watching games especially the Cubs, Yankees and the Bears. He enjoyed collecting antiques, fishing, bird watching, photography and being out in nature. He loved spending time with his family and friends.

He is survived by his children, Kirk Kanneberg, Mark (Jodie) Kanneberg, Justin Kanneberg and Krista Kanneberg; grandchildren, Taylor, Kayleigh, Ashton, Tanner, Hunter, Haven, Jade, Trey and Sebastian; great-grandchildren, Landon and Maverick; sister, Sue Clemens; nieces, Jenny and Jackie and his life partner Gloria Kanneberg.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Visitation will be held Saturday, January 30, 2021 from 10:00am until the service at 12:00pm at Schneider, Leucht, Merwin & Cooney Funeral Home 1211 N. Seminary Ave Woodstock, IL 60098. Burial will be in Springfield Union Cemetery in Springfield, WI at a later date.

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Services

Visitation
Saturday
January 30, 2021

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Schneider Leucht Merwin Cooney
1211 North Seminary Avenue / P.O. Box 22
Woodstock, IL 60098

Funeral Service
Saturday
January 30, 2021

12:00 PM
Schneider Leucht Merwin Cooney
1211 North Seminary Avenue / P.O. Box 22
Woodstock, IL 60098

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