Roger D. McCombs

Roger D. McCombs, 72, of La Porte, Indiana passed away Thursday, April 15, 2021.


Roger was born July 22, 1948 in Haleyville, Alabama to Jesse Osborne McCombs and Ruth Elizabeth (Nelson) McCombs.


Roger had worked with the former Purdy Metals Company. He was a veteran of the US Army. 

Surviving is a daughter, Lisa (Scott) Schwark of La Porte; a sister, Dori (Jim) Scaminaci of Springfield, Missouri; and a brother, Michael (Marianne) Baldea McCombs of Hobart, Indiana. He was preceded in death by his parents, daughters, Elizabeth Grise, Laura McCombs; a son, Scott McCombs;  a brother Johnny McCombs; and sisters, Verlie (McCombs) Welch and Shirley (McCombs) Tauck. 


Cremation has taken place.  A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, April 23, 2021, at Faith Mission Church, 763 N. 500 East, Valparaiso, Indiana, just off US Highway 6. Burial will follow at Chesterton Cemetery. Arrangements have been entrusted to Frank L. Keszei Funeral Home, Essling Chapel, 1117 Indiana Avenue, La Porte, Indiana.


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