Dickson City

Roger D. Sewall

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Roger D. Sewall, 69, of Fleetville, passed away on Monday, September 9, 2019, at Geisinger Community Medical Center, Scranton, after a long illness.  He is survived by his loving wife of 31 years, the former Marina Macedonio.

Born in Flushing, NY he was the son of Faye Appel Sewall, Tampa, FL and the late George Sewall.  He was a member of the Church of Saint Gregory, Clarks Green, and he was a graduate of Flushing High School, and New York University.  Roger enlisted in the U.S. Army on July 29, 1968, serving with the Military Police in Vietnam until his discharge on March 1, 1971.  After his discharge, he had been employed for 30 plus years as a deputy U.S. Marshall in Brooklyn, New York, and Scranton, and later as a court security officer in  Scranton until his retirement in January 2019.  He was a member of the Knights of Columbus.

Roger was a loving and caring husband, father, stepfather, grandfather, brother and friend who enjoyed traveling the world with his wife, and spending time with his family.  He will be deeply missed by everyone who knew him.

Surviving is a son, David Sewall, and wife, Jenn, Amsterdam, Netherlands, daughter, Christina Sherstad, and husband, Brandon, The Woodlands, TX, son, Joseph Sewall, Senoia, GA, stepson, John Mory, and  wife Christy, Woodbridge, VA, stepdaughters, Angela Walter, and husband, Lucas, Bethlehem, and Anne Hoopingarner, and husband, Jeff, Dalton; grandchildren, Rachel, John Tyler, Harmony, Ean, Carmina, Odin, and Korbin; brothers, Jack Sewall, Orlando, FL, and Thomas Sewall, Fort Myers, FL;  nieces, and nephews, great-nieces, and nephews.

The funeral will be Saturday at 9:30 a.m. from the Frank T. Mazur Funeral Home, Inc., 601 Dundaff St., Dickson City with a mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in the Church of Saint Gregory, Clarks Green.  Friends may call Friday 6 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.  Interment with military honors at Cathedral Cemetery, Scranton.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Vietnam Memorial Fund at vvmf.org. For directions or to leave an online condolence visit the funeral home website.