Roger L. Nietfeldt, 77, of Manteno, passed away Friday (June 21, 2019) at Momence Meadows Nursing Center in Momence.

He was born March 26, 1942, in Manteno, the son of August and Edna Stuenkel Nietfeldt.

Roger enjoyed bowling, detailing cars and being with his family and friends.

He was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church.

Surviving are three sisters and two brothers-in-law, Arlene Nietfeldt, of Manteno, Adeline and Paul Weber, of Bourbonnais, and Betty and Loren Scharp, of Manteno; two brothers and two sisters-in-law, Orville Nietfeldt, of Grant Park, Kenneth and Janice Nietfeldt, of Manteno, and Marge Soellner, of Monee; along with several nieces and nephews.

Preceding him in death were his parents; one brother, Milton; one sister-in-law, Bettylou Nietfeldt; one nephew, Greg Weber; and one niece, Jennifer Wilken.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. Wednesday, June 26, until the 11 a.m. funeral service at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Kankakee, with the Rev. Michael Hanel officiating. Burial will be in Skyline Memorial Park in Monee.

Funeral arrangements are by Clancy-Gernon Funeral Home, Manteno.

Memorials may be made to St. Paul Lutheran Church.

Please sign his online guestbook at


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