Roger L. Stephens (45) of Tower Hill


Published on November 2 2012 9:41 am

Roger L. Stephens, 45, of Tower Hill died Wednesday, October 31, 2012 in Tower Hill.

Funeral services will be held at 7:00 p.m., Monday, November 5, 2012 at Gieseking Funeral Home, Altamont. Visitation will be from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Monday. Memorials may be made to the donor’s choice and online condolences may be expressed at

Roger was born on August 17, 1967 in Aurora, IL. He was the son of Benjamin Stephens and Marilyn (Stickland) Wall. He was a self-employed carpenter. He was a member of Tower Hill Christian Church, an avid bowler, pool player and deer hunter.

He is survived by his daughter, Maelee Stephens and her fiancé James L. Phillips both of Altamont. Maelee is the daughter of Ellie (Stuemke) Buennemeyer of Shumway. Also surviving are his mother, Marilyn Wall of Pana, his maternal grandmother, Agnus Reed of Clifton, Colorado, his half-sisters, Monica (George) Shock of Noble and Cindy Stephens of Heartville and several nieces and nephews.