Roger Scott Manthe
1971 — 2021
DeForest - Roger Scott Manthe, age 50, of DeForest, passed away from a farming accident on Thursday, March 18, 2021, at University Hospital Emergency Room. He was born on January 25, 1971, in Madison, WI, the son of Wayne and Darlene (Pieper) Manthe. He married Mollie Riley on May 31, 1997, in Leeds, WI. Roger graduated from DeForest High School in 1989 and went on to college at UW-Madison, attending the Farm & Industry Short Course. Roger had a passion for farming at a very young age. He purchased his parents' dairy farm at 18, making him the third generation, where he started with 17 milking cows. Through the years, he had to overcome many obstacles to fulfill his dream of...