Roger E. Shady, 61, of Maquoketa, Iowa, and formerly of Clinton and Monticello, Iowa, passed away on Monday, December 23, 2019, at Crestridge Nursing Home in Maquoketa, Iowa.
A celebration of Roger's life will be held at 11:30 A.M., Saturday, December 28, 2019, at Carson Celebration of Life Center in Maquoketa. Visitation will be held prior to the service beginning at 10 A.M. at the funeral home. Burial will be at the Ozark Cemetery, rural Monmouth, Iowa.
Roger Edward Shady was born on May 19, 1958 in Maquoketa, Iowa, to Harry Warren and Judith Ann (Fritz) Shady. He attended grade school in Monmouth and graduated from Clinton High School. He drove big trucks most of his life and spent a few years working construction in the Maquoketa area.
He married RoiLynn Carole Ewalt on November 23, 1976 in Clinton, Iowa. A son, Richard Allen Shady was born to this union.
Roger enjoyed hunting and shooting, 4-wheeling, riding motorcycles and was an avid Denver Broncos fan. He loved trucks, cars and hot rods of all kinds.
Those left to honor his memory include a son, Richard "Rick" (Chrissie) Shady of Clinton, IA; 2 grandchildren, Marcus Shady and Kaz Shady; his father, Harry (Audra) Shady of Otter Creek, IA; his step-father, Harold Hansen of Lost Nation, IA; sisters, Julie (Jeff) Klein of Monticello, IA, Nancy (Gary) Neuses of Hazel Green, WI, Cheri (Chuck) Yarolem of Monmouth, IA and Natalie (Brian) Schurbon of Lost Nation, IA; and brothers, Randy (Dixie) Shady of Monticello, IA, Steve (Sheila) Shady of Worthington, IA, and Darin (Stacia) Hansen of Oxford Junction, IA. He was preceded in death by his mother Judith Ann Hansen, his step-mother Norma Shady, and a brother Rolly Shady.
In lieu of other expressions of sympathy, a Roger E. Shady memorial fund has been established.
Online condolences may be left at www.CarsonAndSon.com.
harry and family we are so sorry for your loss. roy and deb wilhelm
He was a wander full guy a great person to know he will live on in everybody heart
Roger was avery special friend who was always there to help others. My deepest sympathy goes out to Rick and the rest of the Shady family. Treasure your memories.
So sorry to hear of Rogers passing ,my thoughts and prayers are with you all during this time.Rest in Peace Roger
Have a lot of great childhood memories. Will miss you dearly. RIP my friend.
A night out, taking a video spin in Dale Jarrett's car.
Rick, so sorry to hear of your dads passing! My prayers are with you all!
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