Roger J. Payn, 68 years of age, passed away Sunday December 16, 2018 . Born in Conneaut, Ohio on May 1, 1950, he was the son of the late Richard and Mellicent (Ferry) Payn. Roger grew up in Conneaut, Ohio, and was a 1968 graduate of Conneaut High School. He then attended, and graduated from Cleveland State University in 1972. He had been employed as a case worker for Cuyahoga County Children’s Services. Roger owned horses for many years which he ran at Northfield Park. He is survived by his sister Susan K. McGill (Andrews) of Hiram, Ohio, and other loving family members. No calling hours or services. A private family burial at Glenwood Cemetery in Conneaut has taken place. Arrangements are by the Green Family Funeral Home & Crematory Service in Mantua where condolences and memories may be viewed at www.greenfamilyfuneralhome.com.