Mr. Everett F. Rogers, age 85, of Greenville, Ohio, who was also a resident of Heartland of Greenville for 6 years passed away on Tuesday, August 17, 2010 at 8:05 AM at Wayne Hospital in Greenville. He was born on March 15, 1925 in Randolph County, Indiana to the late Clarence S. & Elizabeth (Kaucher) Rogers.
Everett was a farmer and also worked in the Maintenance Department at Wayne Hospital for 25 years. He was a member of the United Stated Army 4th Infantry serving in World War II and was a member of the Castine Church of the Brethren.
In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his twin brother, Earl Rogers.
He is survived by his wife, Ruthanna (Bolinger) Rogers of Greenville whom he married on January 1, 1950; sons and daughter in law, Wesley Rogers of London, Ohio and Paul & Marietta Rogers of New Lebanon, Ohio; 5 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren; sister in law, Esther Rogers of Greenville; as well as several nieces and nephews.
There will be a service held on Saturday, August 21, 2010 at 10:30 AM at Castine Church of the Brethren, 624 St. Rt. 127 South, Castine, Ohio with Pastor Greg Hyre officiating. Burial will follow in the Castine Cemetery, Castine, Ohio. Family will receive friends on Friday, August 20, 2010 from 5-8 PM at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home, Greenville, Ohio. A graveside military service will be conducted by the Greenville Veterans Honor Guard.
It is the wishes of the family that Memorial Contributions be given to local Benevolence Fund at the Church or to the Heartland Activity fund.