Roger E. Gollnick, 70
Roger E. Gollnick, 70, of Plymouth, went home to be with his Lord on
Sunday, Oct. 2, 2011, at St. Nicholas Hospital in Sheboygan.
He was born on July 7, 1941, in Hamilton, the son of Albert and
Lillie (Ladwig) Gollnick.
Roger was confirmed at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Cedarburg, and
graduated from Cedarburg High School.
On Feb. 1, 1964, he married Christa Jozefowski at Immanuel Lutheran
Church in Cedarburg.
He worked various jobs in Cedarburg and in 1975, he and his wife
purchased Scenic Moraine Poultry Farm, retiring in 2009. Over the
years, Roger always took great pride in the quality of eggs produced,
and servicing his customers.
He was a member of St. John Lutheran Church in Plymouth.
He is survived by his wife, Christa of Plymouth; three children, Geri
(Les) Erickson of Plymouth, Fawn (Todd) Starnitcky of Cascade and
William (Mindi) Gollnick of Little Chute; seven grandchildren, Justin
Erickson, Adam and Claire Starnitcky, Grace, Matthew, Samuel and
Nathaniel Gollnick; a brother, James (Ruth) Gollnick of Cedarburg;
brothers-in-law, Bruno (Mary) Jozefowski of Princeton and Richard
Hollendbach of Florida; and a sister-in-law, Wanda (Tony) Smith of
Virginia Beach, Va. He is further survived by many nieces, nephews,
relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his in-laws; a grandson,
Cory Bauer; a sister-in-law, Rosie Hollenbach; and a brother-in-law,
A Memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 9, 2011, at
St. John Lutheran Church in Plymouth with the Rev. Nathan Meador,
officiating. Friends may call at the church on Sunday from 1 p.m.
until the time of the service.
Schneider Funeral Home & Life Tributes in Plymouth is assisting the
family with arrangements. Online condolences may be sent through