Roger Hasz, 77, Columbus

September 18, 2018

Roger R. Hasz, 77, Columbus, passed away Sunday, Sept. 16, 2018, after a short battle with cancer.

He was born Nov. 14, 1940, in Reedsburg, to Rhinehart and LaVita (Meyer) Hasz and was raised in Loganville, Wisconsin. He served in the U.S. Marines from 1958 until 1961. He volunteered for both the Baraboo and Columbus Fire Departments. Roger was also a member of the Baraboo Elks Club, American Legion Post 62 and served on the Faith Lutheran Church board where he was a member. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, cooking and spending time with his friends and family. He will be missed by everyone who knew him.

Survivors include his son, Ryan (Jody) Hasz of Cambridge; his daughter, Jodie Hasz-Aguero of Baraboo; three grandchildren, Jason Lange, Stephany Hasz and Kera Birch; one sister, Linda (Harlow) Jarvis of Reedsburg; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., with visitation beginning at 9:30 a.m., on Thursday, Sept. 20, at Faith Lutheran Church, 120 Faith Drive, Columbus. The Rev. Mark Petersen will officiate. Full military honors by American Legion Post 62 will follow. Interment will be in St. Peter’s Lutheran Cemetery in Loganville.

Jensen Funeral & Cremation, Columbus, is serving the family. Visit jensenfuneralandcremation.com.

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