JAMESBURG, NJ Roger C. Ness, 62, died on Thursday May 2, 2013, at his home in James-burg. Mr. Ness was born and raised in York. He graduated from William Penn High School, class of 1968, and later attended the Indiana University of Pennsylvania. He enjoyed karate, fitness, running, fitness cycling, and was an avid trumpet player. He is survived by his wife of 16 years, Joann (LaBar) Ness of Jamesburg, his sister, Linda Whitesides and her husband Cyril of Spring Grove; two brothers-in-law, Walter LaBar and his wife Eada of Nutley, and Lewis LaBar and his wife Donna of Stroudsburg; three sisters-in-law, Cynthia Teddick and her husband Edward of Washington, N.J., Deborah Gammo and her husband Daniel of East Hanover, and Camille LaBar of Washington, N.J.; 19 nieces and nephews, his beloved black lab Lucy, and many friends. Cremation is private. A memorial gathering will be held at 2 p.m. on June 8, 2013, at 2681 Jefferson Road, Spring Grove. In lieu of flowers, and for those who desire, memorial contributions may be made in Roger's name to either the Sol Amor Hospice Foundation 1415 Hooper Ave., Ste. 203 Toms River, NJ 08753 or to Calvary Chapel-Old Bridge 123 White Oak Lane Old Bridge, NJ 08857.