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Obituaries

July 12, 2014

Joseph Arthur Roscoe

Joseph Arthur Roscoe, 81, passed away in Stillwater, Okla., July 7, 2014, after a long illness. A celebration of life for family and friends will be held at the First Congregational Church in Grand Junction, Colo., in the fall. Strode Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

He was born to Walter and Luella Roscoe on July 16, 1932, in Essexville, Mich. He grew up and attended school in Bay City, Mich. and graduated with a MA of ED from Central Michigan University.

Hoe’s professional career was spent teaching school in Michigan, California, and Grand Junction, Colo.

He was principal of R-5 High School the last 23 years of his teaching career.

He married Hazel McDunnell after college and they had two children, Mark Roscoe and Lloy Page. That marriage ended with Hazel’s death in 1990.

In 1995  Joe was married to his second wife, Norma Frohock. She survives. Joe was cherished and loved by his family including his wife, Norma; his son, Mark Roscoe and wife, Christy; his daughter, Lloy Page and husband, Doug; his grandson, Anthony and wife, Holly; his granddaughters, Rosemary Hilger and Charla Hilger; his brother, Ted Roscoe and wife, Corrine; his stepchildren, Richard Frohock III and wife, Shannan, Rae Stromboe and husband, Eric, Marvin Frohock and wife, Amy; and his step-grandchildren, Bram Frohock, Richard Frohock IV, Bryna Frohock, Bennett Frohock, Claire Stromboe, and Conner Stromboe.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Joe’s honor may be sent to Alzheimer’s Foundation of America at 322 Eight Ave, 7th Floor, New York, NY 1001 or www.alzfun.org.

For information on the memorial service, you may email Norma Roscoe at Gramma-poo@aol.com.

Condolences may be emailed to the family and an online obituary may be viewed by visiting www.strodefh.com.

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