Opal Pearl Roller, age 96, of Marengo, died Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at Rose Haven Nursing Home, Marengo. Funeral Service: 1:00 P.M. Saturday, March 28, 2015, at Kloster Funeral Home, in Marengo, with Rev. Matt German officiating. Burial will be in the Marengo Cemetery. Visitation: 12:00 – 1:00 P.M. Saturday, at the funeral home. Memorials may be contributed to First United Methodist Church, Marengo in her name.
Opal is survived by two sisters, Dorothy Honstein and Anna McIlrath, both of Laguna Beach, CA; a daughter-in-law, Shirley Share of Cedar Rapids; six grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, and several great-great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husbands, a daughter Audrey Ensor, two sons, Donald Share and Robert Roller, a grandson Brian Keith Ensor, and siblings, Clara Fiser, Charles Fowler, Jr., and Clyde Fowler.
Opal Pearl Fowler was born December 8, 1918 in Ozark, Arkansas, the daughter of Charles Fowler, Sr. and Beulah Reynolds Fowler. She received her education in the Marengo schools. She was united in marriage to Ralph Share, and the couple had one son Donald G. Share. She later married Francis Eugene Roller, and they had two children, Robert Roller and Audrey Roller Ensor. Opal enjoyed gardening, flowers, and sewing.