Prayers for Roger: Three Months Later and Condition Improving

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Fox 8’s Stefani Schaefer shared an update about her husband, Roger, on Friday.

Three months ago on Friday, Roger fell 12 feet from a scaffolding and is in the midst of his recovery.

Below is an excerpt of the update Stefani provided on her Facebook page;

“The night of my husband Roger’s accident, I remember sitting in a tiny room with my family and a doctor telling us… ‘If Roger survives, he will be here for several months.’ That night, I just couldn’t grasp that concept. I was in such a deep state of shock and disbelief that those were just words and they really didn’t sink in. I also remember thinking to myself…. Roger can fix anything, any problem, anything the kids break, anything – you name it – Roger was just the guy to fix it and make everything better. I thought in my mind… But my Roger can fix this. That was three months today. Months have passed by and Roger is still in the hospital and although I feel I have accepted our journey, I am still in shock. As time had passed…. and as he remained in a coma for nearly a month…. I would sit and hold him and think…. come on Roger, you have to fix this. You have to. I see now, that while he was in that coma, God was fixing him… healing him.”

To read the rest of Stefani’s update, click here, and to see additional updates on Roger’s condition and progress stay with Fox8.com.












For more information about Roger’s accident and recovery, check our ‘Prayers For Roger page here.