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Roger W. Airing

Roger W. Airing

May 17th, 1958 - May 19th, 2020
  • Birth Date: May 17th, 1958
  • Death Date: May 19th, 2020
  • Funeral Date: May 28th, 2020
  • Location: Grace UCC Cemetery, Taneytown
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Biography: Roger W. Airing, 62, of Taneytown, died Tuesday, May 19, at the Dove House, Westminster. Born May 17, 1958 in Gettysburg, Roger was the son of the late Richard E. & Ethel (Warner) Airing. He was a 1976 Francis Scott Key High School graduate and was a self employed painter. 
Surviving are his son, William "Billy" Koons of Waynesboro; his 2 grandchildren; his brothers, David C. of Westminster and Larry E. Airing of Taneytown; his aunt, Erma Jane Airing of Taneytown; his uncles, Fred Warner of Union Bridge and Raymond Warner of Littlestown and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.  Roger was predeceased by his infant son, Roger W. Airing, Jr. and his brother, Gary R. Airing.  He was a member of Grace UCC, Taneytown; American Legion of Westminster,  FOE of Littlestown, Westminster Moose and a social member of Harney VFW.  Roger enjoyed hunting, fishing, watching NASCAR and Oakland Raiders and drinking Budweiser.
Memorial Graveside Service is private in Grace UCC Cemetery, Taneytown.  Contributions in Rogers name may be sent to his nephew, Richard Airing,3919 Old Taneytown Rd., Taneytown, MD  21787, to help defray funeral expenses.  Online condolences may be shared on


C. Marie Schaeffer
May 29th, 2020 10:54 pm
I'll always be mother Marie to you. RIP my friend. You're be missed.
Fairy Flickinger
May 28th, 2020 4:02 pm
Our sympathy to your family. You were an excellent painter.
You and Gary were both in the business. Now I guess we go to Larry.
He is also very good.
We remember you coming to Grace Church with your family.
Jan and Ron Corbin
May 26th, 2020 1:12 am
We will always remember your laugh, Roger.There was no question when you were in the club.......We are sure heaven has Budweiser and there is no last will be missed . To the Airing family you are in our thoughts and prayers.
Shawne and Howard Hansen
May 23rd, 2020 11:41 pm
Roger, We will miss your laugh that you always had! See you on the other side.Fly high !! Shawne and Howie.
LLoyd & Yvonne Koontz
May 22nd, 2020 1:15 am
I know we haven't seen you in quite some time, but the memories we shared were many and cherished. The bowling alley and watching the football games at your house ~ just to name a few. I will miss you old Friend. Fly High my friend!! God Speed!
Sandy Airing
May 21st, 2020 9:40 pm
Roger, we went to school together. Graduated together, and were in-laws for awhile. Papa Smurf you will definitely be missed by many people. Your smile and laugh will never be forgotten. May you rest in peace now. I will never forget your birthday or the day that you went hom. Hug your parents for me. I miss all of you very much. Love you.

Joann Hinks & Tim Moser
May 21st, 2020 3:56 pm
Roger was a great guy and lots of fun and a good painter. He will be deeply missed !!!!
Yvette (Pittinger)Myers
May 21st, 2020 3:41 pm
My Dear friend Roger there are no words to say how I feel , we definitely had some good times for the last 30 some years. Your definitely going to be missed by many. RIP my friend till we meet again.
Betty Ridinger Cool
May 21st, 2020 12:22 pm
Thoughts and prayers to the family. Can't believe how time has flown by.
Patty Gore
May 20th, 2020 8:59 pm
I will always remember the fun we had as kids on the farm and as adults . Calling each other Cousin It and your hardy laugh and big smile. God bless you and keep you. I’ll Always love ya .
Jim and Kim Zinkand
May 20th, 2020 5:26 pm
Roger you will be missed by many and you always had a smile on your face. RIP our friend..
Rick Miller
May 20th, 2020 4:00 pm
I will miss seeing you at the club my friend when they let you out. God Speed
Rich and Debbie Frazier
May 20th, 2020 3:41 pm
Our condolences to the Airing family. Roger had a great laugh and could always make you smile.
michael Eppley
May 20th, 2020 2:09 pm
Roger you will be missed. Always knew when you got to the!!
Fly high my friend!!
Bernie & Donna DeGroft
May 20th, 2020 1:13 pm
Roger was a wonderful and great man you will be missed.
Thoughts and Prayers to the Family.
May 20th, 2020 12:46 pm
See you on the big lake when I get there.
Shannon Kemp
May 20th, 2020 12:29 pm
Roger was one of my favorite people. I’m so thankful to have called him my friend. I will miss his bright smile and warm heart. This Bud’s for you, my friend. My thoughts, prayers and condolences are with his family during this difficult time.

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