Roger Eugene Tracy Jr., 64

March 30, 2009

-MARCH 28, 2009

Roger Eugene Tracy Jr., 64, of Hagerstown, Md., died Saturday, March 28, 2009, at his home.

Born in Hagerstown, he was the son of the late Roger Eugene Tracy Sr. and DaEtta H. (Garvin) Tracy of Weirsdale, Fla.

He was the husband of 36 years to the late Linda D. (Cross) Tracy, who passed away April 6, 2001.

Roger graduated in 1962 from North Hagerstown High School, Hagerstown. He later retired from Grove Manufacturing, Shady Grove, Pa., after 18 years of service. He was also the owner and operator of Tracy's Repair Unlimited, Hagerstown.

Roger enjoyed racing stock cars at many of the area tracks, and was a member of the Moose Club of Hagerstown and Goodwill AC/The Little Club of Hagerstown.


Roger is survived by one daughter, Tammy L. Tracy of Hagerstown; two sons, Richard E. Tracy of Hagerstown and David W. Tracy of Alexandria, Va.; one brother, John L. Tracy of Hagerstown; five sisters, Frances M. Tracy of Hagerstown, April D. Butler of Clear Spring, Md., Dawn A. Woods of Deltona, Fla., Judy A. Shobe of Greencastle, Pa., and Cherie L. Shotts of Carlisle, Pa.; seven grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents and wife, Roger was preceded in death by one sister, Linda Kauffman; and a granddaughter, Sabrina Tracy.

The funeral service will be 11 a.m., Wednesday, April 1, 2009, at Gerald N. Minnich Funeral Home, 305 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown. The Rev. Mark Snyder will officiate. Burial will be in Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, Hagerstown.

The family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

The family suggests memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one's choice.

The Gerald N. Minnich Funeral Home, Bryan K. Kenworthy P.A., 305 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown, has been entrusted with the arrangements. Online condolences are accepted at

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