Everyone at Cowsmopolitan sends our condolences to the family and friends of Roger Bacon of Broofield, MA, who left this earth on May 11th.
He leaves his wife of 68 years Marguerite M. (Stewart) Bacon; 2 daughters Peggy Bacon & Joe Farrell, Sr. of Brookfield; Linda Jaskoviak & her husband Kirk of Hardwick ; 2 sons Steven Bacon & his wife of Brimfield & Stewart Bacon & his wife Pat of West Brookfield; 10 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren; a niece Sherilyn Poet of PA. and cousins.
Roger was an Army Veteran of WWII in occupied Japan as a Staff Sergeant. He worked as a cattle hoof trimmer and owned and operated Roma-View Farm in Brookfield. He was well known and a member of multiple cattle assoc. throughout the country. He raised 2 oxen that ultimately went on to Hollywood for the movie “The Way West”. He was an avid reader and had a passion for all animals especially his dogs. He leaves behind his four legged friends Daisy, Rosie, Blue and JJ.
Friends and family are invited to attend a calling hour from 10-11AM on Monday, May 16,2016 in Pillsbury Funeral Home 3 West Brookfield Rd. Brookfield. To celebrate his life all are welcome to wear the farm colors black and red. Burial will follow in Worcester County Memorial Park in Paxton. – See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/telegram/obituary.aspx?n=roger-bacon&pid=179978548&#sthash.gX5AnKcY.dpuf