Fred W. Rooker, age 78, of Utica, passed away December 16, 2020 at Grant Medical Center. He was born on February 19, 1942 to Ralph Willard and June Elizabeth (Haering) Rooker in Columbus, Ohio.
Fred was a Worthington High School Graduate. He attended the Columbus School of Art & Design where he obtained his degree. Fred was an interior designer for residential homes. He was a lariat and bull whip expert and a cowboy poet.
He is survived by his loving wife Eleanor Hanna Rooker; a brother Byron (Michele) Rooker of Westerville, OH; step daughters Sherrell Benedict of Utica, OH; Rochelle Arck (Greg) of Mount Vernon, OH; step sons Roland Hanna (Jackie) and Jim Hanna (Mandy) of Utica, OH; niece Amy Rooker of Mount Vernon.
He was preceded in death by his parents and step son Nathan Hanna.
There will be no funeral services at this time.
The Lasater Funeral Home is handling the arrangements for the Rooker family.
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