Roman Ubelhor, 91, Bristow

Roman Ubelhor, 91, of Bristow, passed away on Thursday, September 24, 2020 at his home. 

Roman was born May 2, 1929 in Evansville to August and Rose (Lasher) Ubelhor. He married Joyce Lehmkuhler on December 29, 1949 in Holy Cross Church, St. Croix. She preceded him in death on August 20, 2011. 

Roman was a carpenter and a farmer. He was a lifelong member of Holy Cross. He enjoyed woodworking, fishing, gardening, birdwatching and being with family and friends. 

Survivors include five sons, Luke (Misty) Ubelhor of Bristow, Roch (Becky) Ubelhor of Schnellville, Zach (Brenda) Ubelhor of Siberia, Doug (Julie) Ubelhor of Bristow and Matt (Lori) Ubelhor of Bloomfield; five daughters, Karen (Gene) Ubelhor of St. Meinrad, Doris (Don) Cox of Birdseye, Clair (Tim) Wendel of Shelburn, Sara (Craig) Harpenau of Troy and Laura (James) Mossberger of Vancouver, WA; five sisters, Marlene Oser of Siberia, Sheila Land of Florida, Sandra Shea of Oklahoma, Chantelle Ubelhor of Bristow and Deanna Taylor of Evansville; 27 grandchildren, 33 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild; his dog, Clover. 

Besides his Joyce wife, Roman was preceded in death by a son, Clint Ubelhor. 

Funeral services will be Monday, September 28 at 10 a.m. CT, at Holy Cross Church in St. Croix with burial to follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday from 4-8 p.m. CT at Becher Home in Ferdinand and also Monday from 8-9:30 a.m. CT at the funeral home. 

Online condolences may be shared at http://www.becherfuneralhome.com. Memorial contributions may be made to Holy Cross Church.

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