Roger A. Ripperton


Mr. Roger A. Ripperton, 44, of New Church, passed away Aug. 8, 2022, at Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital in Onancock.

He was born in Nassawadox on Nov. 11, 1977, to Roger Ripperton Sr. and Sharon (Jester) Marshall. Roger worked in the masonry trade for many years. His last employment was with Bradco Services. He was a kind-hearted person who loved to be around people and enjoyed the simple things in life. He was an avid Washington Redskins fan.

Roger is survived by brothers, John Bogush and his wife, Jasmine, and David Bogush and his girlfriend, Sheri Gorsuch, all of New Church; sister, Teena Bailey, of Hallwood; grandmother, Elsie Ripperton, of Minnesota; special friend that he considered his sister, Amy McDonald, of Greenbackville; several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to CI Community Cats c/o Monique Roske, 4409 Eastwinds, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336.

Services are entrusted to Salyer Funeral Home Inc. on Chincoteague Island.

Condolences may be made online at
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