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Rol Frank Wellman

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Cheri and I have known Rol from our high school days, and kept a a very close and personal relationship with him since then. Words are not enough to express the type of person he was. A loving, caring, humorous, adventurous and a hard working individual that found a place in all of our hearts. His memory of his life, friends and encounters was incredible. Many of times we would reminisce about the many things we did when we were young. He had a wonderful gift of expressing his experiences...

Love and miss you Grandpa!! You are amazing and funny, and always made my day:)

Hope you and Mom are fishing right now!

I miss you so much Pa... I miss our weekly talks. I talk to you everyday now but its just not the same... I hope I have taken care of all your wishes when you were gone. I hope my kids love me as much as I love you one day... See ya...:-(

Rol was as honest and straightforward of a man as I have ever had the privilege of knowing. He shared his love and always tried to comfort others. His passion was his family. We either spoke or emailed weekly and he always had something new to boast about to me. We were all blessed to have been touched by him. Gail and I send our deepest sympathy to all of you.

Rol Wellman was my Uncle and my idol for as long as I can remember, All I ever wanted to do is be just like Him.
I love Him, and miss our phone calls sooo much.
Rol was a Gr8 jokester and loved to tease, and what a sense of humor!
He loved his April fools jokes till one year he took it to far with Gracie!
Boy did he catch hell for that.
This is a Man that would give you the shirt off his back to anyone who needed it.
It was an Honor and Privledge to know this Man...

Dad & I September 2012

Rol came from a well known and respected family in Omaha, Ne. He graduated from Omaha Central High school in 1960. Rol was a two time state swimming champion who earned a scholarship to Iowa State University.
Rol was the head life guard at the private Happy Hollow Golf Club and I was a pool waiter. He met his future wife Nancy there. We shared many good times together.
Rol was a proflic writer of stories dealing with his experiences in the West. I looked forward to his emails as...

My prayers and sympathy goes out to the Wellman family. I swan with Rol way back in the 50's at the Omaha Athletic Club. My dad also owned a commission company and were very good friends with his parents. God bless. Roberta Kiddoo Wiese

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