Pete C. Rogers, 75, of Williamstown, passed away Jan. 3, 2013, at Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown.
He was born June 17, 1937, in Vermont, a son of the late Dr. Watson Frank Rogers and Marguerite Mortimer Rogers.
Pete is survived by one sister, "Bo" Sybil A. Rogers of Vienna; four sons, Dr. Lee Frank Rogers (Donna) of Tucson, Ariz., David Rogers (Janet) of Belleville, W.Va., Frank Matthew Rogers (Huong) of Manassas, Va. and Joseph Daniel Rogers (Linda) of Unityville, Pa.; along with several nieces and nephews; and several great-nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; and his wife of 51 years, Joyce Ann Hannaman Rogers, who passed in June of 2012.
He was a landscaper, and owned his own landscape business. Pete was also a member of the U.S. Army. Pete enjoyed whittling, carving, painting folk art and pursued whatever he wanted. He had a W.V.U. Master's degree of Horticulture, and was a former County Agent in Randolph County.
Funeral service will be 3 p.m. today at Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home, 3005 Grand Central Ave., Vienna. Burial to follow at Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Parkersburg, with Pastor Bill Dunfee officiating. Visitation will be 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at the funeral home.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.lambert-tatman.com