Gary Martin Rogers

Born: Wednesday, September 16, 1942
Passed: Monday, August 28, 2017

Obituary

Gary M. Rogers, 74, of Belvidere, passed away unexpectedly in his home Monday, August 28, 2017. He was born September 16, 1942 in Belvidere, the son of Donald and Norma (Sanders) Rogers. Gary graduated from University of Wisconsin at Whitewater. He served in the United States Army. Gary lived his whole life in Belvidere; he was a dedicated public servant for forty years, retiring as a Captain with the Boone County Sheriff's Department, administration on July 1, 2005. He was an accountant by education; he appreciated detail and routine, while often displaying the "Sanders Chuckle" when something tickled him. Gary enjoyed many years of retirement, living in Belvidere, while at times vacationing in Florida at the family condominium. Facing health challenges, for years, he got by with a lot of help from friends and neighbors.
He was predeceased by his parents; and his brother Alan.
Memorial service will be held at a later date. Arrangements by Olson Funeral & Cremation Services, Ltd.

Condolences & Shared Memories (1)

  1. John and Kathy Hare

    We were very sad to hear of Gary's passing. John worked with Gary for many years. Please keep us posted on the memorial. We would like to attend.