Renn, Roger Arlen - January 10, 2015


SOUTHINGTON - Roger Arlen Renn, 74, of Southington, loving husband of Christine Ruth (Hart) Renn for over 50 years, died Saturday morning (January 10, 2015) at The Hospital of Central Connecticut, New Britain. Born in Manchester, son of the late Albert and the late Lillian (Peck) Renn, he attended St. Matthew‘s Lutheran School, graduated from E.C. Goodwin Technical School, and was employed at Berlin Auto Sales and New Britain General Hospital before retiring from Morande Ford. In addition to his wife, he is survived by a two daughters and sons-in-law, Arlene and Gary Riedel of Berlin, and Marie and David Mellone of Ansonia, three grandchildren, Alyssa and Wyatt Mellone, and Sam Riedel, several nieces and nephews, and his very best friend for over 40 years, Ron Gaetgens. A private funeral service was held Tuesday (January 13, 2015) at Porter’s Funeral Home in Kensington, Pastor Willard Baumgarter officiating. Burial followed in West Lane Cemetery, Kensington. There were no calling hours. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Heart Association, 1 Union Street, Suite 301, Robbinsville, NJ 08691-4183.

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