Dorothy A. Rogers
May 16, 1921 - August 21, 2017

Dorothy A. Rogers

Dorothy A. Rogers
May 16, 1921 - Aug 21, 2017

Dorothy A. Rogers

Dorothy Armenta Rogers, daughter of William Franklin and Nellie Mae (Perguson) Biggers, was born May 16, 1921 in Dawson, Missouri. She passed away on Monday, August 21, 2017 at the Elm Heights Care Center in Shenandoah at the age of 96.

Dorothy's early life was spent in Dawson, Missouri, Shenandoah, Iowa and Farragut, Iowa. She graduated from Farragut High School with the class of 1939.

She worked as a bookkeeper for J S Cooke Co. in Cedar Rapids, Iowa from 1958-1977. She then moved to Omaha, Nebraska and worked from Rader's Office Equipment in Omaha, Nebraska from 1977-1989 in the accounting department. In 1990, she worked as a secretary for Kathryn Bokelman - Investments in Papillion, Nebraska until retirement in 1993.

Dorothy was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Shenandoah and Christian Women's Club. She was a volunteer at the Shenandoah Medical Center and the Shenandoah Public Library. She enjoyed reading, interior decorating and crafts.

Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents Frank and Nellie Biggers, sisters Dorless Biggers, Delores (Don) Harrison and Shirley Henggeler, brother Donal (Barbara) Biggers, aunt Edna Carder and niece Deanna Hurley.

Dorothy is survived by her five nieces and nephews and their families and brother-in-law Bob Henggeler.

Celebration of life graveside service will be held 11:00 am, Monday, August 28, 2017 at the Farragut Cemetery in Farragut, Iowa.

Memorial visitation will be held from 10:00 am until 11:00 am, Monday, August 28, 2017 at the Hackett-Livingston Funeral Home in Shenandoah, Iowa.

Memorials may be directed to the First United Methodist Church of Shenandoah.

 
 

There are no tributes yet.

We encourage you to show your support by adding a tribute above:

  • Share your favorite memory of Dorothy
  • Offer your condolences to the family
  • Light a virtual candle

Videos

There are no videos to display

Photos

Add a photo

Visitation

Aug
28
Monday
Hackett-Livingston Funeral Home
208 W. Clarinda Ave
Shenandoah, Iowa 51601
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Memorial Visitation

Service

Aug
28
Monday
Farragut Cemetery
11:00 AM
Graveside Service


Dorothy A. Rogers

Sign in to add your memory

We will never post without permission

Dorothy A. Rogers

Share Photo/Memorial Tributes

Dorothy A. Rogers

Add to Your Calendar

Dorothy A. Rogers

Obit Checkin

Dorothy A. Rogers

Obituary Notifications

Grief Support

Dorothy A. Rogers

Get Updates - tribute notifications

Thank you for sharing your memory of Dorothy

Help show your support by providing a gift of flowers and spreading the word.

Spread the Word

Help friends and acquaintances of Dorothy leave memories by sharing to Facebook

Share to Facebook Share on Facebook