Roger Rodness, 80, of Clarkfield, died Wednesday, February 28, 2018. Roger was born in Clarkfield on January 10, 1938. He graduated from Clarkfield High School, Augustana University in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, and the University of Minnesota Law School.

Roger worked in the computer field, and was employed by Univac, West Publishing, and the State of Minnesota. Roger enjoyed cars, road trips, and music. He will be remembered for his humor, great conversations, and wide ranging knowledge. Roger is preceded by his parents Irene (Christensen) and Clarence Rodness, sister Avis (Rodness) Tait.

He is survived by life partner Diane Anderson; nephews Christopher Tait, Andrew (Megan Sutton) Tait, Timothy (Vanusa) Tait, and great nephews; brother-in-law Kevin Tait; and many cousins and friends. At Roger’s request there will be no service but a scattering of his ashes will take place this spring. Memorials preferred to The Friedhem Cemetery Association, Karen Kaatz, 405 9th Avenue, Clarkfield, MN 56223. Arrangements by Crem-ation Society of Minnesota, LLC, First Memorial Funeral Chapel of Edina.