Roger Wallendal

Roger Wallendal, 85, of Waupun, passed away Thursday, June 3, 2021 at The Christian Home in Waupun.


Roger was born August 4, 1935 in Fond du Lac to Jacob and Caroline Neumann Wallendal. On September 15, 1956 he married Bonnie Beekman in Theresa. Roger worked at Rilling Endlich as a furniture craftsman. He then became a janitor at Burgess-Norton, and retired in his 70’s. Roger did a multitude of side jobs around the area.  He was a volunteer fireman for Burnett and loved to be in parades with the firetruck. He loved to work on cars and enjoyed going to the Jefferson car show. He was a collector of assorted items. Roger loved to dance and enjoyed family get-togethers.


Roger is survived by his daughters: Peggy (Steve) Barker, Lori (Ron) Christman, and Nancy Wallendal; his sons: Dean (Angie) Wallendal, Brian (Terri) Wallendal, Mark (Tammy) Wallendal, and Michael Twardokus; 16 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great-grandchildren; brothers: Donald Wallendal and Samuel (Joanne) Wallendal; sister, Vera Tollefsen; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law; and nieces and nephews.


Memorial services for Roger Wallendal will be held Tuesday, June 8, 2021 at 4 p.m. at Werner-Harmsen Funeral Home in Waupun. Friends and relatives may call on the family on Tuesday at the funeral home from 1 p.m. until the time of service.


Werner-Harmsen Funeral Home of Waupun and staff are serving the family.  Visit our website at for more information and to send condolences.