Remembering Roger

Roger Sawyer served as best man at his brother's wedding in 2015.

To the Editor:

The family of Roger Sawyer, whose life was tragically taken on Oct. 19, 2018, would like to reach out and send a special thanks to Guilderland High School Athletic Director Regan Johnson; wrestling coaches Don Favro and JP Hulslander; Guilderland Police officer Carl Duda, Roger Ginder, and fellow officers; Marcella Appliances and family along with Roger’s coworkers at Marcella’s.

We’d like to thank community members, too, for their support during our family’s most difficult time.

Clarence and Patricia Sawyer


Editor’s note:  The family has organized a vigil to honor Roger Sawyer’s life, at the spot where he was killed, riding his bicycle. The vigil is scheduled for Friday, Oct. 19, at 6:30 p.m., on Washington Avenue Extension at the entrance to Crossgates Commons, near McDonald’s.

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