The Roger & Marilyn Probst Advisory Fund was created by Mr. and Mrs. Probst in 2016 to be able to have a consolidated charitable vehicle for their philanthropic objectives.
Roger Probst is a graduate of Marmion Military Academy and lifelong Auroran. Mr. Probst worked at Probst Glass & Screen Shop, Inc., a business that was started by his father. After taking over ownership of the business, it remained successful until it closed with over thirty years in continuous operation. With a thirty-one-year career with the Aurora Fire Department, he retired as Chief in 2004.
Marilyn Probst, born in Elyria, Ohio, is a graduate of West Aurora High School. Mrs. Probst spent many years as the bookkeeper for the family-owned business while also managing the household and children’s activities. She spent eight years working in various departments of the City of Aurora and retired from Customer Service.
Mr. and Mrs. Probst have three children, Timothy (Donnell), Jeffrey (Jennifer), and Gregory. In their free time, Mr. and Mrs. Probst enjoy traveling, especially to South Carolina, and spending time with their grandchildren, Jake, Kyah, Noah, and Adler.