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“SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS!! SUCH A NICE YOUNG MAN!! KNEW HIM COMING THRU MY LINE AT KROGER. PRAYING FOR YOU FAMILY!! ”
1 of 33 | Posted by: PARIS WILSON \ CLINE - WELLSTON

“My sincere condolences on the loss of your dear loved one. May the memories you shared with him and words at John 11:43-44 comfort you until you see...Read More »
2 of 33 | Posted by: A friend

“please accept our heartfelt condolences for your loss. We hope that the scripture in Romans 15:13 will be comforting to you at this time. May the...Read More »
3 of 33 | Posted by: A friend

“Betty, Cindy, and the Saltsman Family: I was so sorry to hear of Roger's passing. He was a great guy, who always seemed to be smiling. Although he is...Read More »
4 of 33 | Posted by: Kim Phillips Frisby - Yorktown, VA

“Keith and family So sorry to hear about your dad you are all on our thoughts and prayers. ”
5 of 33 | Posted by: T.C.& Jacquie Downard - Wellston, OH

“Dear Betty and the family. We are so sorry to hear of Rogers sudden passing and of hearing about Joe as well. We had a lot of fun growing up across...Read More »
6 of 33 | Posted by: SAM ATHERTON - livonia, MI

“So very sorry for your lose. My condolences to each and every member of the Saltsman family. Be comforted in knowing, he lives on forever in your...Read More »
7 of 33 | Posted by: David Kelley - Columbus, OH

“To Keith and the entire Saltsman family,Our deepest condolences on the passing of Roger. We enjoyed having him and Cindy and Keith as neighbors and...Read More »
8 of 33 | Posted by: Paul Boggs Jr. - Wellston, OH

“To Keith and Family,My deepest sympathies to the passing of a great man. I have so many fond memories of "Rog" from making sure Keith and I were not...Read More »
9 of 33 | Posted by: Zach Holzapfel - OH - Friend

“so very sorry to hear 0f Rogers passing. What a wonderful family of boys and two great parents. Take comfort in all the great memories generated in...Read More »
10 of 33 | Posted by: Don and Nancy McCorkle - Bucyrus, OH

“Keith & family, so sorry to hear of the passing of Roger. Remember allThe good times with Roger. That will help you get threw this difficultTime. My...Read More »
11 of 33 | Posted by: Sandy & Jimmy Ervin - Wellston, OH

“Keith and family, Gary and I are so sorry to hear about the passing of Roger. May God wrap his loving arms around you and your family at this...Read More »
12 of 33 | Posted by: Connie & Gary Davis - Hamden, OH

“Keith and family, Gary and I are3 so sorry to hear about the passing of Roger. May God wrap his loving arms around you and your family at this...Read More »
13 of 33 | Posted by: Connie & Gary Davis - Hamden, OH

“Your whole family is in my thoughts and prayers. Roger was a good neighbor to me and he will be missed. May you feel God's love and comfort during...Read More »
14 of 33 | Posted by: Janie Anderson - Wellston, OH

“My thoughts and prayers to all the family!! So sorry for your loss. ”
15 of 33 | Posted by: LaRae Rader - Greeley, CO

“So sorry for your loss brother. Soon in a blink of an eye you will be united. God will ease our pain in troubled times. The love you have for one...Read More »
16 of 33 | Posted by: archie swords - west portsmouth, OH

“Sorry for your loss brother. In a blink of an eye you will be united. God will always ease our pain in these troubled times. The love you have for...Read More »
17 of 33 | Posted by: archie swords - west portsmouth, OH

“Betty and family sorry to hear about Roger haven't seen any of you for quite some time I remember coming down to the house when he was alive many...Read More »
18 of 33 | Posted by: Bob. (santa) Handley - Columbus, OH

“Keith, so sorry to hear this sad news. My thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
19 of 33 | Posted by: Mary Martin - Lancaster, OH

“My heart goes out to the family. I when to school with Roger. He was so kind !!!! He will be sadly missed. Prayers and God Bless ”
20 of 33 | Posted by: Peggy Switzer - Lagro, IN

“Dear Saltsman Family, I am so very sorry for your loss. I have always thought the world of Roger. You are all especially you Keith, in my prayers....Read More »
21 of 33 | Posted by: Bobbie Henry - Ray, OH - Friend

“As you entered Heavans Gates what joy to hear your name given by God...Rest in peace. Thank you for your kindness and sense of humor about this life. ”
22 of 33 | Posted by: Erica Pursell-Foster - NC

“Your family is in our prayers. ”
23 of 33 | Posted by: Theresa Womeldorf - Wellston, OH

“Thoughts and prayers for the family, Roger was a very nice man. ”
24 of 33 | Posted by: Brent Stauffer - Chillicothe, OH

“My thoughts and prayers are focused on Roger and the entire Saltzman family. ”
25 of 33 | Posted by: Sandra Nodruff - Sun City Center, FL

“I am totally stunned to hear this news. I am so sorry to hear this. Roger was always a great guy and a friend. I am honored to say that I know this...Read More »
26 of 33 | Posted by: Dale Wilbur - Tampa, FL - Friend

“So very sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of sorrow. ”
27 of 33 | Posted by: Diana Johnson (Coy) - Wellston, OH

“So so sorry to hear this. Many thought and fond memories of Roger. ”
28 of 33 | Posted by: Melidy Barr Channell - Kingston, TN

“I am so sorry for your loss and will keep you all in my prayers ”
29 of 33 | Posted by: Jina Fields - Friend

“Sorry for your loss. ”
30 of 33 | Posted by: Barbara HENRY - WELLSTON, OH

“So sorry to hear... , for the family... ”
31 of 33 | Posted by: Sharon Jordan - Wellston, OH

“Roger was a great guy and our boys loved him as their coach. Our deepest sympathy goes out to the family. ”
32 of 33 | Posted by: Glenn and Delight Ward - Wellston, OH

“So saddened to hear about your loss. ”
33 of 33 | Posted by: Victoria Dailey - Wellston, OH


Roger Keith Saltsman, age 63, of Wellston, passed away Friday, July 22, 2016 at his home. He was born December 19, 1952 in Gallipolis, Ohio to Joseph R. Saltsman and Betty J. Cook Saltsman. Roger was a 1971 graduate of Wellston High School, where he played receiver for the Wellston Golden Rockets football team, and still today, holds the receiving yardage record. Roger was a veteran of the United States Army, having been stationed in Okinawa during the Vietnam era. He retired from the Southern Ohio Coal Company following 26 years of dedicated employment. Roger was an avid golfer and hunter and he enjoyed coaching kids in the recreational football and baseball leagues, as well as the Jr. High sand Sr. High football teams for Wellston City Schools. He was still referred to as "Coach" by many of the former players. Roger was a member of the First Baptist Church in Wellston. He is survived by his mother, Betty Saltsman of Wellston; son and daughter-in-law, Keith and Beth Saltsman of Jackson; granddaughter, Alanna Matthews; brothers, Bruce Saltsman (Kim) of Wellston, Tim Saltsman (Dan Cotlowitz) of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., Kirk Saltsman of Greenup, Ky. and Jim Saltsman of Wellston; former wife and lifelong friend, Cindy Sprinkles Saltsman of Wellston; uncle, Mark Foster (Vicki) of Wellston; nieces and nephews, Eric Saltsman, Tyler Saltsman (Kayla), Lindsay Saltsman, Lauren Saltsman, Ryan Bethel, Madisen Goshorn and Ben Thomas; great-niece, Lorelai Saltsman; sisters-in-law, Diane Downard, Janie Sprinkles and Gwen Thomas, as well as several cousins and lots of friends. He was preceded in death by his father, Joe Saltsman and several aunts and uncles. Calling hours will be Tuesday from 2 to 8 P.M. at the McWilliams Funeral Home in Wellston. Funeral service will be Wednesday at 11 A.M. at the McWilliams Funeral Home with Pastor Dick Moore officiating. Burial with military honors will be in the Ridgewood Cemetery.

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