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Roy Sudeck
1947 - 2012

Roy Sudeck, CW4 (Ret), 65, of Marietta, died November 16, 2012. Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, November 21, at Mayes Ward Dobbins Chapel, Marietta. Interment will be at Arlington National Cemetery. Chief Warrant Officer Sudeck's 41 year Army Aviation career spanned from 1966 to 2007. He served two tours (32 months) in Vietnam as an AH1Cobra, UH1B Huey and OH6 Loach Pilot. Highly decorated with a Silver Star, Distinguished Flying Cross (3rd OLC), Bronze Star (2nd OLC), Air Medal (V Devise and 67th Award), and numerous other Medals, Citations and Commendations from the United States and Vietnamese Military. Roy transitioned from helicopters to fixed wing and later served in Bosnia, Iraq and Kuwait. Mr. Sudeck is survived by his wife, Gayle C. Sudeck, Marietta; one son, Troy A. Sudeck, Hamilton Township, NJ; two brothers, Palmer Sudeck & wife, Jane Marie, Medford, NJ, and Glenn Sudeck & wife, Maria, Glassboro, NJ; stepson, Christopher K. Long & wife, Karen, Charleston, SC; two stepdaughters, Kathryn A. Long, Spartanburg, SC, and Megan G. Remley & husband, Max, Denver, CO; two grandsons, Ethan Long & Brady Long, Charleston, SC; father, Elroy Sudeck, Cherry Hill, NJ; several nephews. Mr. Sudeck was predeceased by his mother, Alice Hartwick Sudeck. In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Mr. Sudeck may be made to Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675 or on-line, or Caring Bridge, Donation Processing Center, P.O. Box 6032, Albert Lea, MN 56007-6632 or on-line.

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