Roger J. LaPointe

  • Born: September 1, 1959
  • Died: April 12, 2018
  • Location: Glenville, New York

Rossi & Ditoro Funeral Home

501 Union St
Schenectady, NY 12305
Tel. (518) 374-0854

Tribute & Message From The Family

GLENVILLE – Roger J. LaPointe, 58, entered peacefully into eternal life on Thursday, April 12, 2018 at Albany Medical Center, after complications of Muscular Dystrophy.
Roger was born in Niskayuna on September 1, 1959, a son of Nancy Czub LaPointe and the late John C. LaPointe, Sr. He graduated from Niskayuna High School and served in the US Air Force. Roger worked as a computer service tech for Pitney Bowes for many years. Roger embraced life with gusto, kindness and a witty sense of humor.
Roger was predeceased by his father, John C. LaPointe, Sr. and a brother, Robert J. LaPointe.
He is survived by his beloved wife, caregiver and best friend, Irene Bojarczuk LaPointe, whom he married on September 7, 1985; loving mother Nancy LaPointe; devoted brothers, John C. LaPointe, Jr. and his wife Kathleen and Daniel M. LaPointe; mother and father- in-law, Rita and Peter Bojarczuk, who thought of Roger as a son; brothers-in-law, Anthony Bojarczuk and his wife Anna and Peter Bojarczuk and his wife Linda; his nephews and niece who he adored and was so very proud of, John LaPointe, III and his wife Leah, Matthew LaPointe, Nicholas, Peter and Bianca Bojarczuk; several aunts, uncles, cousins and an abundance of friends.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday at 10 am at St. Madeline Sophie Church, 3500 Carman Road. Interment will follow in Sts. Cyril & Method Cemetery, Rotterdam.
Relatives and friends are invited to call at St. Madeline Sophie Church on Monday from 8 to 10 am.
For those wishing memorial contributions may be made in Roger's name to the Muscular Dystrophy Association at


Condolence & Memory Journal

Irene..all of your spinning friends are thinking about you. We are so very sorry.

Posted by Nancy Martin - Scotia, NY - Friend   April 24, 2018

Irene, our sincerest sympathies. I worked with Roger for many years at Pitney Bowes and have a lot of fond memories of him. Prayers are with you!

Posted by Judy Sanganetti - Schoharie, NY   April 15, 2018

Irene we are so sorry to hear of Rogers passing. He was such a fun loving person . Always smiling and joking.. Always enjoyed our times together. May he now Rest In Peace. You and family are in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time.

Joanne & Lee McGrath

Posted by Lee and Joanne McGrath - Vero Beach, FL   April 15, 2018

Goodbye to my dear friend Roger. You will be deeply missed. I'll treasure our office chats filed with stories, music and laughter. Love to your devoted wife Irene and family.

"Until we meet again, may God hold you in the palm of his hand."

Posted by MaryAnn Murphy - Coxsackie, NY   April 14, 2018

The world has lost a man who could make you laugh and smile. My deepest sympathy to his wife and family.

Posted by Tracie Dunn - Scotia, NY   April 14, 2018

Roger RIP. You have been and will be missed. I wish I had kept up with the family through the years and now there is no way to get back our special relationship we had as kids. I love you and you will always(as you have been) be in my heart. Love you. My condolences go out to my family as we endear another loss of a very special man.

Posted by Janine Fraleigh - Fort Macleod, AB   April 14, 2018

My thoughts are with you, Irene. God Bless!

Posted by Carol Nolan - Latham, NY   April 14, 2018

I am so sorry for your loss. May the God of all comfort help you through this difficult time.

Posted by A friend   April 14, 2018

Irene and Family
sending love and prayers to you all.

Posted by Lucy and Todd bress - port richey, FL - Family   April 13, 2018

Irene and Family
Roger will be missed by all that new him. We have many fond memories that will be never forgotten. Love and prayers to you all.

Posted by philip and mary febo - port richey, FL - Family   April 13, 2018