Roger Lee Fortner

Roger Fortner

Roger Lee Fortner was born in Dallas, Texas on August 20, 1968. He passed away Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at the age of 49 years, in League City, Texas.

Roger was a longtime resident of League City, Texas and a member of Calvary Houston Church in Friendswood, Texas. He was an avid music lover and spent many hours playing his guitar and keyboard. Roger also had a love for airplanes and enjoyed visiting Wings over Houston.

He is preceded in death by his mother, Naomi Ruth Fortner, and his father, Wayland Wayne Fortner.

Roger is survived by his wife, Sandra Longoria-Fortner of Houston, Texas and Matamores Tamaluipas, Mexico; step-sons, Corey Longoria and Brandon Wilson of Houston, Texas; step-daughter, Alyssa Wilson of Houston, Texas; grandson, Xavier Delatorre of Houston, Texas; siblings: Brenda and Craig Stout of Singapore, Susan Fortner of Dallas, Texas, Buck and Becky Fortner of Dallas, Texas, Roger Wayne Fortner and Joann Fortner of Emory, Texas, and Curtis and Gloria Fortner of Dallas Texas; and many nieces and nephews as well as numerous cousins.

Pallbearers are Jesse Longoria, Richard Mindiola, Rene Richarte, Pete Vidaurri, Christopher Perez, and Jaime Vasquez.

Family will receive guests at a visitation on Monday, May 7th, 2018 at Carnes Funeral Home in Texas City from 5:00pm until 8:00pm.  A Celebration of Life funeral service will be held on Tuesday, May 8th, 12:00pm at Carnes Funeral Home, 3100 Gulf Freeway, Texas City, TX 77591.  Interment will follow at Forest Park East Cemetery in Webster.