Roger McKimmy
Roger McKimmy

Obituary of Roger McKimmy

PITTSFORD – Roger Lee McKimmy, age 57 of Pittsford, passed away peacefully on Monday, April 30, 2018 at ProMedica Flower Hospital, Sylvania, in the presence of his loving family. 


He was born on September 22, 1960 in Hudson, Michigan to Boyd and Minnie (Burgett) McKimmy.  On October 10, 1981, Roger married Deborah McArthur in Pittsford, Michigan.  She survives.  Roger was currently working as a dye setter for Martinrea in Jonesville, where he has been for the last thirteen years.  He adored spending time with his grandchildren, was an avid Detroit Tigers fan and enjoyed hunting and fishing.  Roger also enjoyed working on cars in his spare time.


In addition to his wife, Deborah McKimmy, he is survived by two daughters, Stacy (Rudy Garza) McKimmy of Adrian and Amy (Pete) Leikness of Bruce, WI; five grandchildren, Ayden, Coltyn, Jakob, Tyler and Ryan; three brothers, Ernie (Polly) McKimmy of Litchfield, MI, Butchie (Debbie) McKimmy of Hudson, MI and Bill (Roxanne Voigt) McKimmy of Somerset, MI and three sisters, Betty (Leroy) Rininger of Camden, MI, Laura Gestwite of Hudson, MI and Ellen Francis of Hillsdale, MI, his faithful friend, “Sheba”, and numerous nieces and nephews.  He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Elizabeth “Cricky” Green.


Visitation for Roger will be held on Tuesday, May 8, 2018, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian. The funeral service will be held on Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at 2:00 p.m. at the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian with one hour of visitation prior to the service.  Cremation will follow the service.


You may send condolences to the family at  Memorial contributions may be made to the McKimmy family to be used accordingly. Envelopes are available at the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.