Danielson – John B. Rogers, Sr., 81, died Sunday, August 5, 2007 at Haven Health Care Center in Danielson. He was the husband of the late Lorraine (Anderson) Rogers. Born in Grand Bank, New Foundland, Canada, he was the son of the late Benjamin and Edith (Laskey) Rogers.
Mr. Rogers worked as a welder for Pratt & Whitney. He served during WWII. Mr. Rogers enjoyed sail boats and the ocean all of his life.
John is survived by his son, John B. Rogers, Jr. of Glastonbury CT; his daughter, Karen Currier of Hartford CT; six grandchildren, John III, Amy, Jennifer, Lisa, Kevin and Chris and six great grandchildren.
Friends & relatives are invited to visit with John’s family Wednesday, August 8th at 9:00 am in the Gilman Funeral Home, 104 Church St., Putnam CT, with a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Mary Church of the Visitation, 218 Providence St., Putnam CT at 10:30 am. Burial will follow in Abington Cemetery, Pomfret CT.