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Charles Roger Maller

March 24, 1933 November 21, 2018
Charles Roger Maller
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Obituary for Charles Roger Maller

Charles Roger Maller was born March 24, 1933 to Charles B. and Genevieve (Booth) Maller in Callaway, Nebraska. He went to be with Jesus November 21, 2018 in Austin, Texas, at the age of 85 years. He and his wife Marge had planned to spend the winter months in Horseshoe Bay, near family.

Charles graduated, in 1950, from Oakland High School in Oakland, Nebraska. He went to the University of Nebraska - Lincoln College of Pharmacy and graduated in 1954. He was in ROTC throughout his four years in college and was in the U.S. Air Force on active duty, stationed in Alexandria, Louisiana. He was a lifetime member of Tulare, California Amvets Post 56.

Roger married the love of his life, Marjorie Sheets, June 24, 1956 in Callaway, Nebraska. They lived in Alexandria until his honorable discharge. They moved to Oakland, Nebraska and went into business with his father. The new Corner Drug was built in 1957. He and Marge retired in 1995.

To this union were born three children: Nanci Lou, Lisa Ann and Steven Charles.

Roger was always very active in the community. He was a charter member of the Oakland Art Club and has paintings and his painted eggs all over the U.S. His painted egg of a Nebraska farm scene was chosen to go to the White House. He was a charter member of the Oakland Community Players and was in many productions; he also painted all the sets.

He was Past Master of Oakland Lodge 91, Past High Priest of Royal Arch Mason and Past President of the Oakland Chamber of Commerce. He was a member of First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Oakland where he had served on the Church Council and was a choir director while singing in the choir. He and Marge also sang in choir while in Tucson, Arizona.

They loved to travel and took several cruises. His main love was Marge and his family. He will be greatly missed.

He was preceded in death by his parents; grandparents; nephew; mother-in-law and father-in-law.

He is survived by his wife, Marge; children, Nanci (Michael) Pelc, Lisa (Kent) Kubie, Dr. Steve (Cince) Maller; seven grandchildren, Ryan (Ashley) Pelc, Sarah Pelc, Leah (Ivan) Thomas, Trevor and Christian (Amanda) Kubie, Sam and Ethan Maller; five great grandchildren, Adelyn, Gracen, Ava and Ezra Pelc, Eva Marie Thomas; his sister, Donna.

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4:00 PM 11/30/2018 4:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 11/30/2018 7:00:00 PM
Pelan Funeral Services Oakland

310 South Charde Avenue
Oakland, NE 68045

Family will receive friends 5-7pm and a Masonic Service will begin at 7pm.

Pelan Funeral Services Oakland
310 South Charde Avenue Oakland 68045 NE
United States

Funeral Service




10:30 AM 12/1/2018 10:30:00 AM
First Evangelical Lutheran Church

201 North Davis Avenue
Oakland, NE 68045

Burial with Military Honors.

First Evangelical Lutheran Church
201 North Davis Avenue Oakland 68045 NE
United States

Cemetery Details


Oakland Cemetery Final Resting Place

Oakland, NE 68045

Oakland 68045 NE
United States

Memorial Contribution

First Evangelical Lutheran Church

201 North Davis Avenue
Oakland, NE 68045

Tree of Love

Oakland, NE 68045

To the family for future designation.


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