Roehl Services



Funeral services for a former longtime president of the Merchants Bank, R. Peter Roehl, will be held Saturday, August 30th in Winona at the Fawcet-Junker Funeral Home.

Roehl passed away at the age of 79 on August 24th, at his home in Wayzata.

Roehl began his 33-year tenure at the Merchants Bank in 1968. He was promoted to bank president and president of the Merchants Financial Group in 1986.
  
He served in those positions until he retired in 2000.

Current Merchants Financial Group President, Rod Nelson, said during Roehl's tenure as president, Merchants' saw its assets grow from $167,000,000 to $500,000,000.

Roehl was also a community leader.    

He is survived by his wife, four children, and 17 grandchildren.
  
Funeral services will be held at the Fawcett Junker Funeral Home Saturday at 1:00 p.m.

Friends may call two hours before the service.

Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetary.

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