Passed away at Welland Hospital on Sunday December 23, 2018 at the age of 68. Loving husband and best friend to Chris. Dear father of Michael, Lisa, Marcia Largie (Marc) and Amy. Loving Grandfather to Theodore. Roger will be sadly missed by his mother Feliciana Costa, sister Maria Gonzalez and nephews Ernesto and Joseph. Predeceased by his father Jose Costa. Tethered by Heart and Soul to his island home of Pico, Azores. Funeral service will take place at Welland B.I.C. Church 50 Lincoln Street on Thursday December 27th at 11:30 A.M. Cremation to follow. Visitation will take place from 10:00 until time of service.