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Obituaries

Obituaries

Betty M. Rogers 1936 - 2009 Lawrence

Services for Betty Marie Rogers, 73, Lawrence, will be private. Inurnment will take place at a later date.
Mrs. Rogers died Thursday, Nov. 26, 2009, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
She was born July 2, 1936, in Chicago, the daughter of Frank and Doris DePattie Cowger.
Mrs. Rogers was a longtime insurance agent for Charlton-Manley Insurance. She retired in 1993. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church, a lifetime member of the VFW Auxiliary and a former member of the Elks Auxiliary.
She married Kennard “Buddy” Rogers on May 13, 1956, in Maryville, Mo. He survives, of the home.
Other survivors include a daughter, Christine Davenport and husband Terry, Lawrence; a son, David L., Lawrence; and three grandchildren, Nathan Ward and Tanner and Austin Torneden.
Friends may call from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Sunday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary.
The family suggests memorials to Trinity Lutheran Church, sent in care of the mortuary.
Online condolences may be sent at warrenmcelwain.com, subject: Rogers.