Roger E. Nehmer

  • Born: September 18, 1930
  • Died: June 16, 2019
  • Location: Columbus, Wisconsin

Koepsell-Zeidler Funeral & Cremation Services, Columbus

146 South Dickason Boulevard
Columbus, WI 53925

Tel. (920) 623-3150

Tribute & Message From The Family


Roger E. Nehmer, 88, of Columbus passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 16, 2019 at the Columbus Nursing and Rehab. Center.

Roger was born the son of Alvin and Selma (Jahnke) Nehmer on September 18, 1930 in Columbus. He served his country in the U.S. Army and later was active with the Army Reserves. Roger was employed with Metal-Fab for 30 years until his retirement as plant manager. He was a lifelong member of Zion Ev. Lutheran Church in Columbus. Roger enjoyed the outdoors especially hunting, fishing and gathering hickory nuts.

Roger is survived by his sister, Doris Freidrick of Milwaukee; his brother, William (Merle) Nehmer of Columbus; and further survived by step-children, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers: Lester and Alvin Nehmer Jr.; and his sister, Ruth Altschwager.

It was Roger's wish that private family graveside services be held at Hillside Cemetery in Columbus.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Zion Ev. Lutheran Church in Columbus.

Koepsell-Zeidler Funeral Home in Columbus is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at www.koepsellfh.com.