Relationship to conference: Retired elder
Date of death: May 3, 2021 at age 86
Arrangements: A memorial service will be held May 6 at 10:30 a.m. at Evangel UMC (2645 N Broadway Ave, Rochester). Visitation will be held 5-7 p.m. on May 5 at Ranfranz and Vine Funeral Home (5421 Royal Pl. NW, Rochester, MN 55901), as well as at the church one hour prior to the service. Due to COVID-19, masks will be required and social distancing observed.
Appointment information: Rev. Rogers was ordained as a deacon in 1961 and as an elder in 1964. He served churches in Wisconsin before serving Minnesota churches in Adrian, Magnolia, Ortonville, Caledonia, St. Charles, Dover, Kasson, Sherburn, Trimont, and Chatfield. He retired in 1996.
Rev. Rogers is survived by his wife, Miriam Rogers; his children, Michelle (Lorne) Hedin and Katrina (Josh) Jacobson; and five grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and his son, Colin.
Cards of condolence can be sent to Miriam Rogers, 1114 Northern Valley Dr. NE, Rochester MN 55906
An obituary is available on the website of the Rochester Post Bulletin.
Minnesota Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church