Roger Stroud Bedsole

January 11, 1951August 21, 2013
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Roger Bedsole, 62, passed away Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at Holy Cross Hospital in Fort Lauderdale, FL.

Roger was born in Memphis,TN and has been a resident of Port St Lucie for 28 years. Roger served in the United States Navy.

Roger was a city letter carrier for the US Postal Service with a Port St Lucie route. He was of Native American ancestry from the Cherokee and Creek nations. Roger was a member of the NALC (National Association of Letter Carriers) and he had been an Eagle Scout. He was an avid reader, he also loved cooking, boxing, golf, music, playing the drums and spending time with his family.

Survivors include his wife, Janet Bedsole of Port St Lucie, FL, son, Michael Shawn Bedsole of Memphis, TN, daughter, Jessica Ruth Burton, of Fort Pierce, FL, brothers, Barry Alan Bedsole, of San Diego, CA, James Kelly Bedsole, of Waltham, MA, sister, Lisa Ellen Atkins, of Olive Branch, MS, five grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and cousins. He was preceded in death by his sister, Amy Lucille Rhinehart.

A memorial service will be held 6:00pm on Monday, August 26, 2013 at Aycock Funeral Home in Fort Pierce, FL.

Memorial contributions may be made to The Crossings Community Church 8103 Indrio Road Fort Pierce, FL 34951.

Arrangements are under the care of Aycock Funeral Home, Fort Pierce, FL.


  • Funeral Service Monday, August 26, 2013

Roger Stroud Bedsole

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Kristi Kelly

March 29, 2014

Jae, I am so sorry you and your family lost Roger too soon. He was so much fun and loves you so much. He is definately an angel watching over you infinately. Much love, Kristi???

Terry Baskin

March 29, 2014

I was so sorry to hear about Roger. I still can't believe he's gone away. I know at last his soul found the peace it needed before he left us and I am thankful for that, because I know it means we will meet again when we are all whole. My love goes out to you Janet and to the rest of the family.

March 28, 2014

Wow 7 months since you left this earth we miss you so much love jae

Penny Scialdo

December 7, 2013

J, I am so sorry for the loss of your husband. Please let me know if I can do anything for you. God bless you and your family.

Penny Scialdo


October 16, 2013

I love you and miss you so very much baby

Marie Maillette

September 15, 2013

Jae, I was so sorry to hear of your husband's passing...remember all of the good times you had with him and smile! You are a great friend and "post person" to us!! You and your family will be in our prayers....Marie and Ron Maillette

September 15, 2013


We are so sorry for your loss. Roger looked like he truly enjoyed life and was someone we would have enjoyed being with.

Stuart & Jeri Gollinger


September 2, 2013

You will be sorely missed my friend. It was a good ride. I will always remember the good times we had.
I love you Janet and Jessica. I am very sorry for your loss. Roger was one of a kind. He lives forever in our hearts and our memories.
God Bless you and your families.

Dolly Burton

August 29, 2013

I miss the way it used to be....with Robin, Michael, Roger.... The Holidays...the everydays...the family

August 26, 2013

May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.