The Times West Virginian

October 31, 2012

Roger Linn Sine

Times West Virginian

— Roger Linn Sine, 65, of Point Marion, Pa., formerly of Rivesville, passed away Saturday (Oct. 27, 2012) at the Westmoreland Hospital in Greensburg, Pa.

He was born Feb. 3, 1947, in Fairmont, a son of the late Monford L. and Betty L. Lake Sine.

He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Jane A. Daniels Sine.

Roger was a member of the Church of the Good Shepherd in Grafton. He was a 1965 graduate of Rivesville High School, where he was recognized in the all-state band in 1963 and 1965. He obtained his associate degree in nursing from Fairmont State College in 1978; his bachelor of science from Fairmont State College in 2000; and his master’s in science and nursing from Ball State, Muncie Ind., in 2004.

Roger retired in 2011 from the Westmoreland County Cardiology in Greensburg, Pa., as a certified registered nurse practitioner. He had previously worked at Fairmont General, Consultant Associates and Monongalia General as an RN. Prior to nursing, he worked with the West Virginia Department of Transportation as an inspector, with Consol Energy as a coal miner, and with Plum Construction in Fairmont.

Roger was well known over the years for his drum playing in many entertainment bands around Fairmont. He previously taught Sunday school at the Church of the Good Shepherd for many years. He loved his daily feeding of squirrels, birds and deer, and was an avid reader.

Survivors include his wife of 38 years, Jane A. Daniels, of Point Marion; sons, Christopher and his wife Laura Sine, of Colorado Springs, Colo., and Jonathan Sine and his fiancée Jodi Newlon, of Grafton; five grandchildren, Nicholas, Isabelle, Hayden, Zachary and Gabriel; sister, Rhonda L. Moore, of Rivesville; nephew, Matthew Moore, of Rivesville.

Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 122 South High St., Morgantown, WV 26505.

Friends and family may call the Ford Funeral Home, DeGarmo Chapel, 2nd and Jasper streets, Rivesville, from 2 to 8 p.m. Thursday and from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday. A memorial service will be held in the funeral home at 1 p.m. Friday with the Rev. Michael L. Daniels officiating. Interment will follow at Grandview Memorial Gardens, Fairmont. Online condolences may be made to