George passed away Friday, April 12, 2019 at his home in Alamo Township.
He was born May 5, 1934 in Saint Marie, Illinois, to George and Ruth (Staley) Rohr. George served his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. In his spare time he enjoyed being outdoors and liked to fish, hunt, golf and watch old western movies.
On October 8, 1955 in Menominee he married Gertrude “Trudy” Martell who passed away in 2017.
Surviving are his children, Linda (C.A.) Bowen of Alabama, Bill (Kim) Rohr of Otsego, John (Marcia) Rohr of Paw Paw, Ed Rohr, Adam (Kim) Rohr of Kalamazoo and Laura (Gerard) Moyer of Kalamazoo; 20 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; brothers, Charles Rohr of Holland and Michael (Michelle) Rohr of Kalamazoo and sisters, Carole Rohr of Indiana and Mary (Forrest) Laughlin of Gobles.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; brother, David Rohr and sister, Sharon Bartholomew.
According to his wishes cremation has taken place.
Friends may visit with George’s family from 5-7 P.M., Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at the Winkel Funeral Home, Otsego with a rosary service at 7 P.M.
A memorial mass will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Thursday, April 25, 2019 at St. Margaret Catholic Church with Rev. Fr. Simon Manjooran officiating.
Burial of ashes will follow at Fort Custer National Cemetery in Augusta.
Contributions in memory of George may be made to St. Vincent de Paul Ministry.
Messages of condolence may be posted at www.WinkelFuneralHome.com.