December 16, 1941 - March 4, 2015


Roger David Adelmeyer, age 73, St. Cloud, MN, died Wednesday, March 4, 2015 at the St. Cloud Hospital.

Funeral services will be Friday, March 6, 2015 at 11:00 AM at the Benson Funeral Home Chapel, St. Cloud, MN. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the funeral home on Friday.

Roger was born December 16, 1941 in Little Falls, MN to Joseph and Eleanor (Wilczek) Adelmeyer. He graduated from Little Falls High School in 1959 and then played minor league baseball. Roger served in the United States Army Special Forces. He worked for the United States Postal Service, then as a bricklayer for 25 years. He retired from the St. Cloud State University Maintenance Department in 2005 after working there for 15 years. Roger was a member of St. Cloud VFW Post #428. He enjoyed baseball, golf, coaching children and spending time with his family, especially his grandson.

Survivors include his wife, Mary Adelmeyer of St. Cloud, MN; sons, Brice Adelmeyer of Waite Park, MN; and Brandon Adelmeyer of Sauk Rapids, MN; brothers, Joseph Adelmeyer of Juneau, AK; and Jon Adelmeyer of Willmar, MN; and one grandson, Kamdyn.

He was preceded in death by his parents and brothers, Tom and Bob Adelmeyer.

Memorials are preferred.