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Roger Allen Eddy

Portrait of Roger Allen Eddy

Roger Allen Eddy, 70, of Marietta passed away December 23, 2019 at his home. He was born September 24, 1949 to the Oran and Wilda Martin Eddy.

He was 1967 graduate of Marietta High School and a 1971 graduate of Marietta College. Roger taught with the Marietta City School system for 16 years, and later worked for Barengo Insurance for 13 years before leaving to concentrate on his oil and gas business. Roger was a former crew coach for MHS Tiger Navy and Marietta College Pioneer Rowing, active with the Marietta Kiwanis Club and had been awarded the Kiwanian of the Year.

On August 7, 1971 he married Linda Hall who survives with his sister Deanna (Herb) Williams and brother David (Susan) Eddy. Also several nieces, nephews and cousins survive.

According to his wishes a private family memorial service will be observed at a later date. McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home is assisting the family. Messages of sympathy may be sent at

Memorial contributions in Roger’s honor may be made to the Marietta Kiwanis Club (PO Box 111, Marietta, Ohio 45750), Marietta College Rowing (Marietta College Athletics, 215 5th St. Marietta, OH 45750) or Oak Grove VFD (102 Oak Grove LN, Marietta, OH 45750).