Richard ‘Dick’ Rogers, 86
Dec. 29, 1928 — Dec. 3, 2015
Richard L. “Dick” Rogers, of Cedarburg, passed away on Dec. 3, 2015, at Lasata Care Center, at the age of 86 years.
A visitation will take place at the Mueller Funeral Home, in Cedarburg, on Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2015, from 4 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. A visitation will also take place on Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2015, at the funeral home from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m., followed by a funeral service officiated by Rev. Colson Leach.
Dick will be laid to rest following the funeral service at Immanuel Cemetery in Cedarburg.
Memorials to Faith Baptist Church, Port Washington, or Upper Peninsula Veteran’s Memorial, Attn: Dennis Larson, 609 Kennedy Road., Iron Mountain, MI 49801.
Please visit www.muellerfuneralhome.com to view the Richard L. Rogers video tribute or to send online condolences to the Rogers Family.
Dick was born on Dec. 29, 1928, in Ladysmith, the son of the late Horace Rogers and the late Evelyn (nee Grigg) Rogers. He served his country in the United States Army during the Korean Conflict. Dick was honorably discharged from the Army and later was united in marriage to Dorothy Sinclair on April 25, 1953, in Kingsford, Mich.
Their marriage was blessed with three children, Larry, Richard and Joan.
Dick was employed by the Falk Corporation for over 25 years.
He enjoyed traveling, woodworking, gardening and hunting. He was a member of the Saukville Gun Club and had a great love for his beloved Green Bay Packers. Dick was a man of great faith and was a member of Faith Baptist Church in Port Washington.
Dick is survived by his beloved wife of 62 years, Dorothy Rogers; children, Larry (Deborah) Rogers, Richard (Diane) Rogers and Joan (Dan) Dufner; grandfather of Dan (Wilma), Carolyn (Josh), Katie (Jeff), Craig (Stephanie), Eric (Tera), Emily and Jacob; and brother of Kenneth Rogers. He is further survived by 20 great-grandchildren, other relatives and friends.
The family would especially like to thank the staff at Lasata Care Center for all of their loving care and compassion.