Leroy Carl Royer, 87, went to be with the Lord November 1, 2019 at Fairway Village in Indianapolis. He was born in Bowling Green, Indiana on May 10, 1932 to the late Virgil “Doc” and Nellie (Kitch) Royer. Leroy graduated from Bowling Green High School in 1950 and served his country during the Koren War. He married his wife of 65 years, Barbara French, on August 17, 1952.
Leroy loved wood working and worked as a carpenter for the Local 133 out of Terre Haute and was also a proud longstanding member of the Cushman Motor Scooter Club. He was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara Royer; son, Timothy Royer; and granddaughter, Misti Brockhold.
Son: Thomas (Denise) Royer, Venice, Florida
Daughter: Tammy (James) Pogue, Cory, Indiana
Daughter-in-law: Jill Royer, Rosedale, Indiana
Sister: Madonna Campbell
Grandchildren: Kevin (Cassie) Royer
Nicole (Brian) Wallace
Brandon (Cory Dowers) Pogue
Christi (Jason) Busenbark
Great-Grandchildren: Chloe, Cammie, Benjamin, Kailynn, Hanna, Landen, Henry, Lucas, Nora, Vivian, Jennifer, Josie, Jamesie, Gracie, Tate, and Brian James
Several Nieces, Nephews and other extended family
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M. Thursday November 7 at Moore Funeral Home in Brazil with Pastor Judy Lints officiating and burial to follow at Oak Hill Cemetery in Riley. The family will accept friends for visitation on Thursday from 11:00 A.M. until the time of service.
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