Dover—Roger Dean Lambotte, 79, passed away Friday, November 1, 2019, at his son’s rural Dover home.
He was born August 26, 1940, at Dover the son of George T. and Opal B. Croyle Lambotte. Roger graduated from Dover High School in 1958, while in high school he enjoyed playing football and baseball.
Roger was a Rancher.
On May 17, 1,961 he was united in marriage to Janice Hays at Dover. They later divorced.
Roger was preceded in death by his parents.
Survivors include his son, Clinton L. (Vickie) Lambotte, Dover; his daughter, Christina L. Lambotte, Topeka; three grandchildren, Tomas C. Lambotte, Dover, Lanette M. (Tyler) Hiltibrand, Centralia and Wendy (Corey) Meyer, Morrill; five great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be at 10:00 A.M. Monday, November 4, 2019, at the Dover Federated Church. Interment will be in the Dover Cemetery. Family will receive friends from 3:00 until 5:00 P.M. Sunday, November 3, 2019, at the Church. Memorial contributions may be made to Helping Hands Humane Society and sent in care of Piper Funeral Home, 714 Maple Street, St. Marys, Kansas 66536. To read a full obituary or leave online condolences go to www.piperfuneralhome.com.