LeRoy G. “Babe” Roll

LeRoy G. “Babe” Roll, 91, of Columbia Heights, passed away Thursday, February 7, 2013.

He is preceded in death by daughter, Sandra Evans and son-in-law, Mike Dedering.

He is survived by Almira, his loving wife of 69 years; children, JeriAnn Troiden (Mike), Nancy Dedering-Luedemann (Mike), and William (Cindy); grandchildren, Jason (Lori), Melissa (Eric), Amy (Jesse), Erik (Miranda), Amanda, Andrea (Charles), Bill (Kristin), Scott, Erin (Kyle), Jake (Brooke), Chris (Candace) and Hillary; great-grandchildren, Marissa, Noah, Austin, Abby, Alex, Kaden, Brenden, Libby, Xavier, Ezekiel, Sig, Benedict, Carsten, Alana, Thaddeus, and Madison.

He was a WWII U.S. Coast Guard Vet. Memorials preferred to Community UMC.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, Feb. 12 at 11 a.m. with visitation 1 hour before at Community United Methodist Church, 950 Gould Ave. NE, Columbia Heights. Visitation is also Monday, Feb. 11, from 4 to 7 p.m. at Columbia Heights Chapel at 4101 Central Ave. N.E. Private interment in Cambridge Union Cemetery.

Arrangements with Washburn-McReavy-Columbia Heights Chapel.