Loy Roger Slone, age 56, of Garrett passed away on Sunday, November 13, 2022 at home surrounded by his family.
He was born on August 2, 1966 in Hazard, Kentucky to Roosevelt and Ruby (Slone) Slone.
Roger married Beth A. Hogan on December 15, 1987 in Auburn. She resides in Garrett.
He worked at the Auburn Foundry for 18 years before working at Indiana Phoenix in Avilla as a team leader for 8 years, retiring in 2019. Roger was a member of the Harbor of Love Baptist Church in Kendallville. He enjoyed buying, selling and collecting cars, trucks and guns. Most of all, Roger loved his family and he enjoyed spending time with them.
His wife; Beth Slone of Garrett.
Son; Ben R. Slone of Garrett.
Daughter; Brooke R. Slone of Garrett.
Daughter; Bre R. Slone of Garrett.
His adopted son; Justin Hinkle of Garrett.
Two grandsons; Kaden Slone and Levi Slone
Three adopted grandchildren; Kylie Hinkle, Robert Hinkle and Waylen Hinkle.
Brother and sister-in-law; Timmy and Edith Slone of Hindman, Kentucky.
Brother; Thomas Slone of Hindman, Kentucky.
Brother and sister-in-law; Travis and Andrea Slone of Hindman, Kentucky.
Brother; Sylvester Slone of Kendallville.
Sister; Vicki Brumbaugh and Shannon Allen of Garrett.
Sister and brother-in-law; Misty Slone Boyd and Richard Boyd of Garrett.
Sister; Carrie Slone of Garrett.
Sister; Sheila Honeycutt of Hindman, Kentucky.
Sister-in-law; Chasity Slone of Hindman, Kentucky.
Many nieces, nephews, cousins and other extended family members.
Roger was preceded in death by his parents and one brother; Roosevelt Slone, Jr.
Visitation will be held on Friday, November 18, 2022 from 3:00 to 7:00 PM at Harbor of Love Baptist Church, 2353 South Lima Road in Kendallville. Additional visitation will one hour prior to the funeral service on Saturday from 10:00 to 11:00 AM at the church.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, November 19th at 11:00 AM at Harbor of Love Baptist Church with Pastor Charlie Mosley officiating.
Burial will take place at Calvary Cemetery in Garrett.
Memorials donations may be given to the Slone family to help with expenses in care of the Feller and Clark Funeral Home.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.fellerandclark.com and on our Facebook page at Feller and Clark Funeral Homes.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Feller and Clark Funeral Home in Auburn.