Roger Howard Rife, age 75 of Columbus, passed away on August 5, 2017 in Zephyrhills, FL. He was born on September 6, 1941 to the late Raymond and Virgie Rife in Gallipolis, OH. Roger is survived by his loving wife of 57 years Tressie (Summers) Rife, children Dennis Rife of Ohio, Connie (Jim) Mote of Florida and Randy (Lisa) Rife of Ohio, grandchildren Shawn (Erica) Parsons, Dustin Rife, Ciara Rife and Maranda Rife, great granddaughter Chloe Parsons and sister Mary Flood. Along with his parents, he is preceded in death by granddaughters Nicole, Rachelle and Roxann, 4 brothers and 5 sisters.
Friends may call at Newcomer Funeral Home, NE Chapel, 3047 E. Dublin Granville Rd., Columbus, OH on Saturday, August 26, 2017 from 1pm until time of service at 3pm.