Hendricks County Flyer, Avon, IN

January 31, 2014

Roger Dean Ortiz


Roger Dean Ortiz of Chanute, Kan., and formerly of Danville died Jan. 29 in his home. He was 55.

Born Sept. 4, 1958, he was the son of the late Vincent and Juanita (Serrato) Ortiz. He married Cyndee Ortiz on July 3, 1983, and she survives.

Mr. Ortiz graduated from Humboldt High School. He worked as a painter. His hobbies included Kansas City Chiefs football, KU athletics, fishing, and spending time with family.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children, Sierra Bauer of Wichita, Kan., Roger Corey Ortiz of Danville, Maxamilion Donte Ortiz of Danville; siblings, Teresa (Ortiz) Estrella of Denver, Patti (Ortiz) Hanes of Eudora, Kan., Randall Ortiz of Laurence, Kan., Eddie Ortiz of Humboldt, Kan., Carla (Ortiz) Tabares of Chanute, Kan., and Jaxson and Madyson Bauer of Wichita, Kan.

A Mass of Christian burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. Feb. 3 at St Patrick’s Catholic Church, with a rosary being prayed at 10 a.m.

Visitation for will be from noon to 2 p.m. Feb. 2 in Countryside Funeral Home Gibson Chapel.

Online condolences may be made on the website at www.countrysidefh.com.