SSG Rodger E Facey Sr., 65, formerly of Gouverneur
Wednesday, November 20, 2013 - 7:44 pm

Rodger E Facey passed away on Friday November 15, 2013 at the age of 65 at the Self Regional Hospital with his family by his side.

He was born on May 16, 1948 in Gouverneur, to the late Eugene Facey and Beulah (Facey) Kerr. He grew up in Edwards, and attended the Edwards Central School. He married Kathleen L Facey on August 4, 2007. The couple lived in St Petersburg, Florida until moving to Greenwood, SC in 2008. He was previously married to Carol Weatherup, and Judith Towne.

He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and camping, boating, spending time with his family, watching birds, planting flowers and loved to travel.

He served as a Marine, did Under Ground Mining at St Joe, and Retired from the US Army, he also drove tractor trailers across the United States.

A memorial service was held at Rock Presbyterian Church with the Pastor Dr. Barry Eller officiating on Sunday November 17, 2013. There will be a Funeral Service at a later date in Hailesboro.

His survivors include his wife, Kathleen L of Greenwood ,SC; two sons, Rodger E II and Heather Facey of Winnemucca, NV, and Andrew W Facey; two daughters, Sherri Streeter and Partner Ken Hargrave of Ogdensburg and Angela Norback of Russell; two step daughters, Bridgette and Krystal Weller of Greenwood, SC; three brothers, Robert and Blanche Facey of Edwards, Douglas and Cheryl Facey of Fine, and Daniel and Sherry Facey of Gouverneur; four sisters, Evelyn and William Teasley of Grand Bay, AL, Janet Wood of Ogdensburg, Barbara and David Keith of Cato, and Diane and Martin Reese of Talcville; by eight grandchildren, Kaylee and Tyler Chase, Kyle Streeter, Ashlee Norback, Zachary Norback, Aries Streeter, Rodger Facey III, Danika and Serenity Weller; and two sister-in laws, Janet Facey, Kaye Facey; and many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Rodger was predeceased by his parents; two brothers, Richard Facey, and Russell Facey.