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“May the God of love and comfort help you and your family in this difficult time ”
1 of 11 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Judy and family. Roy is the man we should all try to be.To meet him you knew he was a friend for life. He gave back to the things he enjoyed,...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Dave Blahnik - Manistique, MI

“Dear Judy, i'm So sorry to hear of Roy's death. He was one terrific person. I don't think I've ever told anyone but he was my first crush in...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Greta Hammond

“Judy and boys, I am so sorry to hear about Roy's passing. I have fond memories of you guys as neighbors and friends of my mothers, Lucile Larson. ...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: Ron Larson - Fredericksburg, VA

“Dave and family, So sorry to hear about the loss of your dad and husband. Had fun listening to his stories at the campground. Our thoughts and...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: John & Brenda Hassler - Oshkosh, WI

“Judy, Tom, Steve, and David,I'm sorry to hear of Roy's passing. I have many fond memories of Roy, his smile and his willingness to reach out to me...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: A friend

“I am honored to have known Roy, and only wish our relationship with Roy and Judy would have started earlier in life. Roy... I trust you're on the...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Brenda Dusso - Winneconne

“Judy and Family,So sorry to hear of Roy's passing. On behalf of the Swaim Family I would like you to know my Dad was very fond of Roy, First as one...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: A friend

“Roy was a fishing friend of mine for many years. Many nites fishing on the Fox until dawn. Roy and I fished in Canada along with four other men seven...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: Leo Patt - Oshkosh, WI

“Dear Judy and Family, Please accept our love, prayers and deepest sympathy on the loss of a wonderful husband, father and grandfather!! Roy was a...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Pattie Wigton - Phoenix, AZ

“Judy, Tom, Steve, Dave and families - My condolences on Roy's passing. Roy was always a pleasant and patient soul - He certainly tolerated a deluge...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: Steve Bunda - St. Louis Park, MN


Passed away on February 9, 2018 at the age of 87 in Neenah, Wisconsin. Roy was born on July 14, 1930 to Edwin and Louise Bartz in Appleton, WI. Roy attended Appleton High School and graduated in 1948. After high school, Roy enlisted in the U.S. Army and served for three years during the Korean Conflict as a tank commander and Intelligence Sergeant at Fort Jackson, South Carolina. After his service in the Army, Roy was joined in marriage to Judy White on June 22, 1957 in Appleton, Wisconsin. Roy earned his BA degree with honors from UW-Madison in 1958. After college Roy was hired by Marathon Corporation as an industrial engineer and worked in many states. Roy later was employed by Appleton Papers to improve their safety and manufacturing operations. Roy retired from Appleton Papers in 1992 after 42 years of employment. Roy is survived by his loving wife Judy; his children Tom (Cindy), Steven (Sally), and David (Cheryl); grandchildren Nate (Jessica), Chris, Angela, Andrew, and Alex, four great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Brother of Elaine (the late Harlon) Jentz, and James (Kay) Bartz. Roy is preceded in death by his parents and sister Carol (Bill) Remter. Memorial visitation will be held at Our Savior's Lutheran Church, 809 S. Commercial Street, Neenah on Friday February 16, from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM. Funeral services at 11:00 AM with Military Honors to follow. Roy will be laid to rest at Highland Memorial Park at a later date. A memorial fund in Roy’s name will also be established at a later date.