Memorial services were held for Roger Farr, age 95 of Wadena, MN on Friday, November 10, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. at the Karvonen Funeral Home in Wadena, Minnesota. Roger Burton Farr was born to Chandler and Myrtle (Cohrs) Farr on August 11, 1922 in Wadena, MN. He grew up and attended Sebeka High School and entered the U.S. Army on November 19, 1942. Roger was honorably discharged on December 23, 1945. He was united in marriage to Iris Gaines on January 11, 1947. Roger was an auctioneer since 1955 and owned Roger Farr Trailer Sales. Iris and Roger built their homes in Little Falls, Minneapolis and Wadena, MN. Roger and Iris enjoyed touring across the country with their travel trailer. Roger passed away peacefully Sunday, November 5, 2017 at Tri-County Hospital in Wadena at 95 years of age. He will be dearly missed by his family and friends. Preceding Roger in death were his parents, Chandler and Myrtle (Cohrs) Farr. Survived by his wife Iris of Wadena, MN; many other nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and a host of friends. Roger will be laid to rest at Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery, Camp Ripley, Little Falls, MN.
Arrangements by Karvonen Funeral & Cremation Service, Wadena, MN.
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