Roger D. Nadeau, 71, formerly of Flaherty, a beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, and friend, passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 20, 2023, at his residence, Fort Knox, Kentucky. Born on Sunday, July 8, 1951, in Marquette, Wisconsin, Roger was known for his courage, friendliness, and selflessness throughout his life.
Mr. Nadeau is survived by his loving wife, Sue Nadeau; five children, Lisa Toth (Steve), Amy Graf (Erik), Scott Morgan (Megan), Jeff Nadeau, and Tonya Bell (Jason); three siblings, Darryl Nadeau, Debbie Croschere (Gary Dauphnais), and Diane Perket (Gene); seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and a host of extended family and friends. Roger's family was his pride and joy, and he cherished the time he spent with them, creating memories that will be treasured forever.
Roger was a proud veteran of Desert Storm, having served in the United States Army. His bravery and dedication to his country were evident in his service, and he retired from the Army with the respect and admiration of his fellow soldiers. His courageous spirit and selfless nature were not only apparent in his military service but also in his everyday life, as he was always willing to lend a helping hand to those in need.
Throughout his life, Roger was an active member of various associations including the V.F.W. and AMVETS. A true people person, Roger enjoyed talking and being around others. His friendly nature and warm smile were infectious, making it easy for him to form lasting bonds with everyone he met.
A graveside service with military honors will be held at 2:30 PM, Thursday, June 1, 2023 at the Kentucky Veterans Cemetery Central, Radcliff, KY.
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