ROGER F. BRINKHAUS Jr.(1967 - 2012)

ROGER F. BRINKHAUS JR. July 2, 1967 - December 15, 2012 Roger crossed over during his battle with leukemia. His wife and son were by his side. Born in Oceanside, he grew up and lived in Red Bluff most of his life. He was a graduate of Red Bluff High School. Over his lifetime, he worked for Aggressive Transportation as a mechanic and a truck operator, he also worked for Lassen Forest Products. In 2002, he and Michelle Rocha decided to move in together and raise their family as one. They raised 7 wonderful boys over that time. They finally married in 2012. Roger is survived by his loving and devoted wife; Michelle Brinkhaus, his awesome son's; Walter Williams, Michael Mitchell, Kodi Williams, James Mitchell, Zak Brinkhaus, Tyler Demerath, Cody Demerath, brother and sister In-law; Richard and Connie Brinkhaus, daughter in-law; Emily Williams, grandson; Kolby Williams, Uncles; Mike, Teddy, and Richard, In-laws; Donna Mitchell, and Don and Veta Rocha, and many other family members. He is preceded in death by his parents Roger and Sharon Brinkhaus Sr. Services will be held at Hoyt-Cole Chapel of the Flowers on Friday, December 21 at 11:00 a.m. All family and friends are welcome to attend. There will be a celebration of life following the service.

Published in Daily News on Dec. 19, 2012