Roger Jonathan Powers, Sr.

November 4, 2014

Powers, Sr., Roger Obituary

Roger Jonathan Powers, Sr., 67, of Front Royal, beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother, and friend passed away peacefully on Tuesday, November 4, 2014, in the Winchester Medical Center.

A funeral service will be held on Monday, November 10, at 12 p.m. at Maddox Funeral Home conducted by Sammy Campbell. Interment will follow in the Culpeper National Cemetery.

Roger was born on June 24, 1947, son of the late Roger Griffin Powers and Charlotte S. Powers. He retired from Preston Trucking and worked for FedEx. Roger was a volunteer fireman from the age of 16. He served as Volunteer Chief of the Manassas Park Volunteer Fire Department in the 1980’s, was an EMT, and continued volunteer work until 1998.

He is survived by his loving and devoted wife: Betty Powers; a son: R. Jonathan Powers, Jr. of Alexandria; a daughter: Melanie Powers of Front Royal; his beloved granddaughter: Natasha Powers; three sisters: Elizabeth Nielsen and husband Stewart of Florida, Margaret McNemar and husband Richard "Dick" McNemar of Pennsylvania, and Meredith Libcke and husband Tommy of Pennsylvania; and several nieces; nephews; and cousins. He was preceded in death by two brothers: Robert Powers and Edward Powers; and a sister: Cecilia Brown.

The family will receive friends on Sunday, November 9, from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the funeral home.

An account has been established for Natasha Powers, granddaughter of Mr. Powers. In lieu of flowers, please send checks made out to Natasha Powers, C/O First Bank of Front Royal, 1717 North Shenandoah Ave., Front Royal, VA 22630.

Arrangements are being handled by Maddox Funeral Home in Front Royal.




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November 9, 2014
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Maddox Funeral Home

105 West Main Street
Front Royal, VA 22630
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November 10, 2014

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Maddox Funeral Home

105 West Main Street
Front Royal, VA 22630
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November 10, 2014

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Culpeper National Cemetery

Culpeper, VA
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