Raymond Rogers, 85, of Hartford City, IN, passed away at 2:35 PM on Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at University Nursing Center in Upland, IN. He was born on Wednesday, April 03, 1929, in Wells County, IN. He married Wynona J. (Cunnington) Rogers on Sunday, September 07, 1947 in Dunkirk, IN. Mr. Rogers a 1947 Graduate of Montpelier High School, retired in 1993 from the Blackford County Highway Department as a Superintendent after 23 years of service. He had also worked for Dobson Construction for 13 years and farmed in his spare time. Raymond formerly owned Rogers Mobile Feed Service as well as R & R Excavating. He attended the Olive Branch Church of the Nazarene. Raymond had also wintered in Crystal River, Fl. for many years.
Survivors include his Daughter - Linda W. Kurut, Warsaw, IN, Son - Harold A. (Wife, Judy) Rogers, Hartford City, IN, Daughter - Mrs. Ray (Cathy E.) Nottingham, Hartford City, IN, Daughter - Mrs. Dale (Karen) Pattison, Marion, IN, Sister - Mildred A. Jones, Hartford City, IN, Sister - Eleanor A. Bennett, Hartford City, IN, Sister - M. Elizabeth Hughes, Hartford City, IN, Sister - Roberta Grimes, Muncie, IN, Granddaughter - Rachel Guerra, Geneva, IN, Grandson - Raymond Kurut, Chicago, IL, Grandson - Philip Kurut, Ft. Wayne, IN, Grandson - Harold E. Rogers, Hartford City, IN, Granddaughter - Melanie Parker, Hartford City, IN, Grandson - John Rogers, Hartford City, IN, Grandson - Jason Rogers, Montpelier, IN, Grandson - Mark Taylor II, Frankfort, IN, Granddaughter - Catrina Snyder, Montpelier, IN, Granddaughter - Cassandra Reidt, Portland, IN, Grandson - Damon Pattison, Marion, IN. Granddaughter - Danelle Cord, Jefferson City , MO, 27 Great Grandchildren and 3 Great Great Grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his Father - Otto A. Rogers, Mother - Merlie E. (Morris) Rogers, Wife - Wynona J. (Cunnington) Rogers, Sister - Mildred A. Jones, Hartford City, IN, Sister - Alice May Phillips, and 1 Great Grandson.
Family and friends may gather to share and remember at Walker & Glancy Funeral Home 109 W Windsor St Montpelier on Friday, March 27, 2015 from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM and from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM on Saturday, March 28, 2015.
A service to celebrate his life will be at Walker & Glancy Funeral Home at 10:00 AM on Saturday, March 28, 2015 with Pastor Steve Rogers officiating. Interment will follow in the Twin Hill - I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Pennville.
Arrangements are being handled by Walker & Glancy Funeral Home in Montpelier.