Roger L. Rufener 1934-2021

CORTLAND — Roger L. Rufener, 87, passed away peacefully Thursday, April 15, 2021, at Vibra Hospital in Warren.

He was born March 29, 1934, in Howland, the son of Leroy and Sylvia Valot Rufener. Roger was a longtime resident of Trumbull County and spent many years living in Sarasota and Bradenton, Fla.

Roger graduated from Vernon High School and worked as a harness cutter at Packard Electric. A member of St. Robert Bellarmine Catholic Church, he enjoyed camping and watching television.

Precious memories of Roger live on with his loving wife of nearly 67 years, Theresa Quinn Rufener, whom he married May 19, 1954; one daughter, Karen Hess (William) of Cortland; three grandchildren, Michael Hess (Sara), Carrie Greene (Sean) and Daniel Hess (Ashley); and four great-grandchildren: Lia Greene, JJ Greene, Sabine Hess and Charlotte Hess.

Preceding him in death were his parents, Leroy and Sylvia Rufener; one grandson, Timothy Hess; and one sister, Joyce Cataline.

Services and burial are private.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Staton-Borowski Funeral Home, 962 North Road NE, Warren, OH 44483, 330-394-6200. Dedicated to serving your loved ones. This obituary may be viewed, and condolences sent to www.statonborowskifuneralhome.com.

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