Deaths Death Notices
SZCZEPURA, Roger W.
SZCZEPURA - Roger W. Passed away on March 27, 2016, in Orange Park, FL. He was born on June 7, 1948 in Buffalo, NY, to the late
Zigmund and Nancy Szczepura.
Roger graduated from Kenmore West High School, received his associates degree in Social Work from Community
College of the Air Force, and he was a graduate of the Vandalia, OH Police Academy. He retired from the U.S. Air Force and as a police officer and Homeland Security officer. He was president of FOP Lodge 125 and
Berkshire Homeowners Association. Roger was a Big Brother, a member of the US Air Flight 427 Volunteer Police Recovery Team, and organized one of the first part-time police unions in
He enjoyed collecting patches from
other police departments across the
nation and around the world, and marksmanship.
Roger leaves to cherish his memory, his loving wife, Lee "Lynnette"
Szczepura; daughters, Jennifer Halulko and Melinda Cousins; son, Roger
Szczepura, II; grandchildren, Laina, Connor "CJ" and Aislynn Halulko; brother, Bruce Szczepura; sister,
Marion Hilton; nieces and nephews, Shana Wilson, Melissa Shaffer, Christie Robbins McGuire, Rachel and John Drozdowski, Jessica Ridenour, William and Clint Hilton, Jeff Robbins, and Eric and Alex Dembinski, and a host of cousins.
A funeral mass will be held on
Saturday, April 2, 2016 at 4:30 PM, with a visitation beginning at 3 PM, both at AARON AND BURNEY BIVENS
FUNERAL HOME, 529 Kingsley Ave,
Orange Park, FL 32073,
The family would like to thank the
Fraternal Order of Police for their compassionate assistance during this difficult time and the Air Force Honor Guard for their assistance during