Roger Lee Mongeau, 70, Zurich, died Wednesday, Nov. 22, 2017, in Hays.

He was born July 28, 1947, in Hays to Joe and Leah (Conn) Mongeau.

She married Kirby (Simpson) Mongeau on July 2, 1966, in Zurich. He was in law enforcement, including sheriff of Rooks County

Survivors include his wife, of the home; three daughters, Raina Hrabe, Plainville, Tara Garcia, Burlington, Colo., and Dara Dix, McPherson; a sister, Carolin Pywell, Zurich; eight grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren, plus one on the way.

He was preceded in death by a grandson and a great-grandson.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Plainville; burial in St. Ann Catholic Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday at Plumer-Overlease Funeral Home, Plainville, and from 6 to 8 p.m. at the church.

A Ladies Guild rosary will be at 3 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

A vigil will be at 7 p.m. Sunday at the church.

Memorials are suggested to Rooks County Canine Unit in care of the funeral home.

Condolences can be sent to the family at