Roger L. Autrey, 86 of Cambridge, formerly of East St. Paul, passed into the arms of Jesus on November 4, 2022.
Roger was born on May 12, 1936 to John and Anna Autrey. He lived on the Eastside of St. Paul and attended Harding High School; graduating in 1955. After graduation, Roger worked many years at Blue Cross/Blue Shield as a computer programmer.
Roger and Elaine enjoyed traveling around the United States. He especially enjoyed spending time at Mille Lacs Lake with his family playing cards and living the good life. He was an avid sportsman. He enjoyed fishing and watching sports of all kinds on TV.
Roger was preceded in death by his parents John and Anna Autrey, Grandson Warren Hubbard, brother Ray Autrey and sister Marlys Spreeman.
He is survived by his loving wife of 39 years, Elaine; children, John (Bonnie) Autrey, Terri (Todd) Hubbard, Wendy (Kevin) Lundgren, John (Kim) Remington, Jim (Angie) Remington, Kari (Gerhard)Ablinger and Shari Remington; 19 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren,1 great-great-grandson, many nieces, nephews, special foster daughter Patty and her three daughters.
Roger will be sadly missed by his family and friends.
A Celebration of Roger’s life will be held at North Isanti Baptist Church 2248 313th Ave NE. Cambridge on Friday, November 18, 2022 at 11 AM.
Friends may gather 1 hour prior to his service at the church.
Interment will be private at a later date.
Memorial preferred in lieu of flowers.