Roger F. Scanlan
Roger F. Scanlan, 45, of Allentown, died March 20, 2005, in his home. He was the son of the late Roger J. and Mary Frances (Dunlevy) Scanlan. He served in the Navy. He loved to play an acoustic guitar. He struggled for 23 years with mental illness. He was a member of Cathedral of St. Catharine of Siena, Allentown. Survivors: Sisters, Mary E., wife of Dominic A. Motolese of Sewell, N.J., Patricia A., wife of Jon McNamara of Allentown, Kathleen C., wife of Brian J. Stein of Severn, Md.; brothers, Brian J. of Allentown, Michael J., husband of Jodi A. of Schnecksville, John J.E. of Sewell. Services: private. Arrangements, Robert C. Weir Funeral Home, Allentown. Contributions: The Mental Health Association in Northeastern Pennsylvania Youth Deparment.
Published in the Morning Call on 3/25/2005.