Roger P. Smith | | chronicle-tribune.com
Roger P. Smith, 76, of Logansport, IN, passed away peacefully on Monday, June 28, 2021 at McKinney Place with his daughter by his side.
Roger Palmer Smith was born Feb. 15, 1945, to Theodore P. and Evelyn G. (Drogen) Smith in Fargo, ND. He was baptized at Page Lutheran Church in Page, ND. Roger attended a country school during his early years and then later graduated from Colgate High School, Colgate, ND.
In 1963 Roger was drafted into the U.S. Army and completed basic training at Fort Leonard, MO. In 1964 he did a tour in Vietnam. Upon completion of his military service he returned home to Peru, IN.
Roger was a great horseman winning several ribbons and awards and he loved teaching others about horses. He was a Miami County 4-H Leader and a Horse Advisor for Area 8 and served on the Indiana State Horse…