Roger A. Endres, 50

Roger A. Endres, 50, of Hartford, passed away unexpectedly on Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, at the Aurora Medical Center in Hartford.

Roger was born Jan. 19, 1962, in Hartford to Maurice and Viola (Findling) Endres. He was united in marriage to Susan Hintz on Nov. 19, 1983, at St. Michaels in the town of Hubbard.

Roger was a farmer and loved tractors, he was a lifetime member of the Burnett Tractor Club. He also belonged to the Two Cylinder John Deere Tractor Club, the RAT Club and the Richfield Historical Society. Roger enjoyed hunting, fishing and camping.

He is survived by his wife, Susan; sons, Adam, Carleton, and Michael Endres, all of Hartford; sister, Beverly (Tom) Schatz of Rubicon; mother-in-law Ruth Hintz; sister-in-law, Sara (Paul) Beine; brothers-in-law Leo Connell and Daniel Hintz; nephew Andrew (Angie) Schatz; niece Sarah (Jim) Green; and his great-niece and great-nephews. He is further survived by other relatives and friends.

Roger was preceded in death by his parents, sister Caroline Connell, and his father-in-law Delwin Hintz.

A memorial service for Roger will be held on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013, at 3 p.m. at Shimon Funeral Home, with the Rev. Paul Johnsen officiating. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Saturday from 1-3 p.m.

Inurnment will be at Pleasant Hill Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the family are appreciated.

The Shimon Funeral Home is assisting the family.

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