LOWVILLE – Pauline I. Roggie, 88, died early Saturday morning, March 22, 2014 at the home of her daughter, Sharon Boshart, under the care of her family and Lewis County Hospice.
The funeral will be held on Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. at the First Mennonite Church, New Bremen, with Pastor Bruce Chartrand, officiating. Spring burial will be in Beaches Bridge Cemetery. Calling hours are Tuesday, March 24, 2014 from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. at the church. Contributions may be made Friends of Lewis County Hospice, P.O. Box 266, Lowville, NY 13367 or Lewis County Office for the Aging, 7660 State Street, Lowville, NY 13367 or to The Lowville Food Pantry, 7646 Forest Ave., Lowville, NY 13367. Arrangements are with Iseneker Funeral Home, Inc., Lowville.
She is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Bruce E. and Renee Roggie of Woodville; three daughters and their spouses, Dona and Howard Barney of Adams; Sharon Boshart of Lowville; Judy and Owen Williams of Brantingham; a daughter-in-law, Linda Roggie of Glenfield; a brother and sister-in-law, Arthur and Doris Haggerty of Theresa; a sister, Abie Moyer of Williamsport, PA; 13 grandchildren, many great-grandchildren, and many great-great grandchildren, several nieces, nephews, and cousins. She is predeceased by her husband, Garmon A. Roggie, Sr., who died April 4, 1990; two sons, Garmon A. Roggie, Jr., who died September 8, 1969; and Boyce L. Roggie, who died January 27, 2005; and by two brothers, Winfred Haggerty and Everett Haggerty.
Pauline was born on August 15, 1925 in Philadelphia, NY, a daughter of the late Leonard and Nellie Dunn Haggerty. She graduated from Lowville Academy in 1943. On October 14, 1943, Pauline married Garmon A. Roggie at the Lowville United Methodist Church parsonage. Together with her husband, the couple cared for 19 foster children in their home. The couple owned and operated a dairy farm in Woodville before moving to Lowville. Pauline was a caregiver for the elderly in the Lowville area for many years.
Mrs. Roggie attended First Mennonite Church in New Bremen.
Condolences may be made online at www.isenekerfuneralhome.com.