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“I remember as kids growing up. Seems most of our memories were at Grandma and Grandpa Wilbur's house. Time grew us apart but those childhood...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Dale Wilbur - Tampa, FL - Family

“I WENT TO SCHOOL WITH ROGER AND MY MOM HELP HIS GRANDMA ALL THE TIME WHEN SHE WAS SICK KNOWN THE FAMILY ALL MY LIFE WE ALL LIVED CLOSE AND WAS LIKE...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: CONNIE NAPPER-MOORE - OH - Friend

“I AM SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS!! I HAVE KNOWN ROGER AND HIS FAMILY SINCE I WAS A KID, GETTING ON THE SCHOOL BUS, OUT ON OLD 160!! YOUR FAMILY WERE VERY...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: PARIS WILSON \ CLINE - WELLSTON, OH

“We are so sorry for your loss. ”
4 of 11 | Posted by: Kirby Tony and Regina

“I am so sorry for the passing of Roger, he was a great guy, he will truly be missed by our family . So sorry I'm not able to make it but please...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Sheri Dowanrd - Xenia, OH

“Sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with the family. ”
6 of 11 | Posted by: ricketta kanouse-shoemaker - OH

“Man, this is a shock! I haven't seen Roger since graduation 40-odd years ago but I remember him as a good kid, a decent guy who was well liked by...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Joe McKibben - Cincinnati, OH

“Janet and family, so sorry for your loss. I know he loved his family very much. He will be missed by many! May God bless and comfort you and your...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: Vicki Patton - Hamden, OH

“Our most sincere condolences from the bottom or our hearts.May God bless him and all the family members and friends.Roger was a wonderful man. Loved...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: Elsie & Roy Johnson - Lucasville, OH

“We are so sorry for your loss. Roger was a very special man. He will be greatly missed by many. Janet, Ashley, Martha I am a phone call away if you...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Kristie Wintle - Columbus, OH

“Praying for the family R.I.P ”
11 of 11 | Posted by: Romona Henry - Wellston, OH


Roger Wilbur, age 59, of Hamden, passed away Monday, August 1, 2016 at the Holzer Medical Center in Gallipolis, Ohio. He was born July 11, 1957 in Jackson, Ohio to the late John D. Wilbur and Shirley A. Leach Wilbur. Roger was a 1976 graduate of Vinton County High School and a graduate of Ft. Campbell in Kentucky. He was a veteran of the United States Army and he retired from the Village of Hamden. Roger enjoyed gardening, working in his yard and listening to the Bee Gees. He is survived by his wife, Janet Pierce Wilbur; children, Heather Wilbur Hill (husband, Patrick), Ashley Wilbur, Kimberly Wilbur, Ryan Wilbur, Michael Wilbur, Shirley Wilbur and Jennifer Wilbur, all of Hamden; grandchildren, Lacey and Wyatt Hill; siblings, Ronald Wilbur (Doris) of Hamden, Margie Bayes (Butch) of Wellston, John Wilbur (Phila) of Jackson and Martha Wilbur of Wellston, along with several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by children, Bradley Wilbur and Jessica Wilbur; and brothers, Ralph Wilbur and Larry Wilbur. Calling hours will be Thursday from 6 to 8 P.M. at the McWilliams Funeral Home in Wellston. Funeral service will be Friday at 1 P.M. at the McWilliams Funeral Home with Pastor David McKnight officiating. Burial, with military honors, will be in the Hamden Cemetery.