Roger Gilpin, 53, husband of Rebecca Ann (Gardiner) Gilpin, unexpectedly passed away on Sunday November 27, 2022 at Pheonixville Hospital.
Born in McPherson, KS, he was the son of Paul Gilpin and the late Susan (Welch) Gilpin.
Roger earned his Bachelor’s degree in Music from Berklee College of Music. Later he received certification for computer science, and then became certified in personal training. His passion for health and making a difference in people’s lives helped support his launch of a successful business Silver Toned Fitness. His life always maintained a passion for music, which included recording his music under his Benny Paul Label, being a member of bands through the years (including Swamp Rats and A Crucifying Feeling), and making music for loved ones to enjoy. He was a devoted animal lover, enjoyed the beach and traveling with his wife, and enjoyed spending time with family and friends.
Surviving along with his wife and father is his sister Karen (Gilpin) Friez and niece Emily Friez.
Funeral services will be held Saturday December 3, 2022 at 11:00 AM at Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, LLC., 711 N. Franklin St., Pottstown, PA 19464. Burial will follow at Highland Memorial Park, Pottstown. Visitation will be held Saturday from 10:00-10:45 AM at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Roger’s memory to The Montgomery County SPCA, 1059 Sweisford Rd., Perkiomenville, PA 18074 or to the American Cancer Society at https://donate3.cancer.org