James Rochat

James Rochat, 61, of Oxford, passed away Monday, June 3, 2019, at his home in Oxford.

Memorial services are at 10 a.m. Friday, June 7, at the First Baptist Church in Wellington.

A memorial has been established with the Slate Valley Baptist Church. Contributions can be left with Oxford Funeral Home, P.O. Box 123, Oxford, KS 67119. To leave an online condolence, visit www.oxfordfuneralservice.com.

James Ray Rochat was born Oct. 16, 1957, the son of Lindsay and Carol Rochat. He graduated from Udall High School in 1975. James served his country in the U.S. Navy. James was a machinist for Viola Industries and Rubbermaid. James married Melva Siever on May 8, 1982. He loved spending time on his Harley.

He was preceded in death by his mother; a brother, Philip Rochat; and a sister, Rachel Lankton.

James is survived by his loving wife, Melva, of the home; his father, Lindsay (Diane), of Tulsa, Okla.; sons, Kevin McClung (Anna), of Winfield, and Kyle McClung (Krystal), of Burden; six grandchildren, Spencer McClung, Tabener McClung, Olivia McClung, Kostner McClung, Noah McClung and Jessie McClung; a brother, Davin Binyon, of Yuba City, Calif.; a sister, Becci Rochat, of Winfield; brother-in-law, Jeremy Lankton, of Winfield; and sister-in-law, Monica Rochat of San Antonio, Texas.