Roger Dale Kysar, 66, of Amarillo, TX died Thursday, May 28, 2020.
Services will be held at 1:00 P.M. Monday, June 1, 2020, at Central Church of Christ with Lanny Newton officiating. Burial will take place at Llano East Cemetery. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors.
Roger was born on February 14, 1954 in Alva, Oklahoma to Jeannie and J.D. Kysar. He grew up and attended school in Waynoka, Oklahoma where he played high school football. Following his graduation from Waynoka high school Roger began his 40-year career for the BNSF Railroad as a conductor. Through his passion for traveling with his family, Roger found a love for scuba diving. In between travels he spent time at home doing yardwork, exercising, or reading his bible. With his talent for storytelling, Roger gave his family endless smiles, laughs, and memories. Along with these memories each family member received a nickname. Roger will be greatly missed, and forever loved by his friends and family.
He was preceded in death by his father, Derr “J.D.” Junior Kysar.
Roger is survived by his wife, Lynette Kysar; mother, Jeannie Kysar; son, Brian Kysar and wife Autumn; daughters, Angie Kysar, and Cindy Cano and husband Chris; stepson, Guy Bell and wife Jourdan; stepdaughter, Ashley Miller and husband Bart; grandchildren, Garrett Kysar, Jonathon Rodriguez, Myah Cano, Aniya Rodriguez, and Maddox Cano; step-grandchildren, Garrett Bell, Peyton Bell, Isabella Van Stavern, Halston Van Stavern, and Avery Bell; brother, Scott Kysar and wife Robin; sisters, Beth Baird and husband Harvey and Gail King and husband Mike; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, the family request that donations be made to the Christian Relief Fund, https://christianrelieffund.org/give/.