|Birth: ||Oct. 5, 1920|
New York, USA
|Death: ||Sep. 3, 2012|
Arthur George Rogers, 91 a retired school teacher, passed away on September 3, 2012. Born on October 5, 1920 in Oswego, New York to Arthur William and Edith Alice (Anthony) Rogers.
Arthur received his Bachelor of Science Degree Cum Laude from the State University of New York, Buffalo in 1962. He attended other educational institutions; S.U.N.Y. in Fredonia, University of Maine, Syracuse, University, S.U.N.Y Buffalo, and Hofstra University.
He was a member of the Phi Delta Kappa, Who's Who Among Students in American Colleges and Universities, Niagrara Falls Teachers Association, New York State Teachers Association, National Education Association, International Reading Association, Niagara Frontier Reading Council, Educators Service Club, and the Schoolmasters Club.
His teaching tenture included; Seventh Grade in Canastota, N.Y. 1952-1954, Sixth Grade in Newark, N.Y. 1954-1956, Fifth Grade in Niagara Falls, N.Y.,956-1958, Sixth Grade in Niagara Falls, N.Y. 1958-1968, Junior High School Reading in Niagara Falls, N.Y. 1968, Adult Basic Education Teaching in Niagara Falls, N.Y. 1968, Summer School Teaching in Niagara Falls, N.Y. grades 3-5, Director in-Service Reading Seminar for teachers grades 4-7 in Niagara Falls, N.Y., Adult Education Reading Consultant in Niagara Fall, N.Y. 1969, and the member Reading Guide Development Committee in Niagara Falls, N.Y..
Arthur is survived by his wife Gertrude L. (Trudy) of 58 years. Arthur and Trudy were married June 12, 1954 in Auburn, N.Y.. Arthur is also survived by his loving family; daughters Deborah A. & (David) Fending, and Donna A. & (Paul) DiaPaul, sons; Arthur W. & (Donna) Rogers, and Douglas A. (Kathy) Rogers, grandchildren; Meredith Rogers, David A. Fending, Dean P. Fending, Zachary DiaPaul, and Alaina DiaPaul.
Services will be private. To send Condolences to his family and view the full obituary, visit WWW.CrownHillFuneral.com
Crown Hill Cemetery
Created by: Betty L. Gonzales
Record added: Sep 07, 2012
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