Benda, Roger A., age 81, July 26, 2019. Beloved husband of Ida Rosa for 61 years. Dear father of Maribeth (Pete) Criscenti. Loving grandfather of Jessica (Marc) Motyl and proud great grandfather of Noah and Alex. Roger is loved and missed by his extended family and friends. He proudly served in the United States Army as a Military Police Officer stationed in Germany. Visitation Monday, July 29 from 3pm to 8pm with a 7pm Scripture at Bagnasco & Calcaterra Funeral Home, 13650 E. 15 Mile Road, Sterling Heights. Instate Tuesday 9am until the time of a Funeral Mass 9:30am at St. Martin de Porres, 31555 Hoover Road, Warren. Memorial contributions may be made to Angela Hospice or to the Disabled American Veterans.