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Charles "Charlie" Roster
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Charles “Charlie” Roster

Charles “Charlie” Roster, 73, St. Joseph, Missouri, passed away Sunday, October 8, 2017.
He was born March 14, 1944 in St. Joseph, Missouri to Lawrence and Beatrice (Blum) Roster.
Charlie married Leona Bea Waller March 15, 1969, she survives of the home. He graduated from Lafayette High School Class of 1963.
Charlie was a member of Plumbers and Pipefitters Local Union #45 for 50 years and finished his business career as business manager for Local #45.
He loved traveling with his wife and friends, spending time at the lake, napping on the couch with his animals, grilling for company and tinkering on the latest project. Above all else, he loved nothing more than spending time with his three grandkids. They were the apple of his eye!
Charlie was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Robert and Jean Roster.
Additional survivors include son, John Roster (Sheri); grandchildren, Gannon, Greysen and Griffin Roster; sisters, Candy Kelley (Terry), and Janice McMullan; brother, Larry Roster (Donna); and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Farewell Services 10:00 A.M. Monday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Inurnment Memorial Park Cemetery. The family will gather with friends 5:00 to 8:00 P.M. Sunday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. In lieu of flowers the family request donations to the Friends Of The Animal Shelter. Online guest book and obituary at

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Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory

5005 Frederick Blvd.
Saint Joseph, MO 64506





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Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory

5005 Frederick Blvd.
Saint Joseph, MO 64506

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Memorial Park Cemetery

5005 Frederick Ave
St. Joseph , Missouri 64506


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