|Birth: ||Nov. 16, 1923|
|Death: ||Aug. 10, 2006|
Pastor Victor Sewell Rogers, 82, passed away Thursday, August 10, 2006, in Sun City, California. Vic had fallen in his backyard on April 23, breaking his neck. He was making a good recovery and was to come home soon. On July 25, he told family he was ready to be with the Lord. The next day he suffered a massive stroke.
His wife, Vivien Jane Rogers from Sun City, survives him. They were married for 61 years. He is survived by two daughters, Ruth Ann Rogers Mayes and Sharon Louise White, both of California, and by eight grandchildren and seven great grandchildren, two siblings, Catherine Lingenfelter (wife of Galen Lingenfelter) from Pasadena, California, and Levi Ellis Rogers from Sun City Center, Florida.
Rogers attended Practical Bible Training School in Binghamton, New York, from 1942-1945. After marriage to Vivien Laux from Lorain, Ohio, he attended Biola College from 1945-1948 receiving a Bachelor of Theology degree. Victor pastored the North English, Iowa, church 1948-1952; Jenners, Pennsylvania 1952-1959; Leamersville, Pennsylvania 1959-1969; Albuquerque, New Mexico 1969-1979; Chico, California 1979-1985; Yucca Valley, California 1986-1987; and Dolan Springs, Arizona 1987-February 29, 2004 when he retired from full-time ministry. He was in the ministry for almost fifty-six years.
Rogers led Pastor Shimer Darr to the Lord and Pastor Roy Glass was often encouraged by his cousin Vic in his ministry. He was always involved in district camps. He sang in a quartet for ten years at Leamersville and had a radio broadcast for years. A memorial service was held at Grace Community Church in Yucca Valley, California.
George W Rogers (1891 - 1938)
Elma Grace Brumbaugh Rogers (1885 - 1985)
Vivian Jane Laux Rogers (1924 - 2010)*
Galen Brumbaugh Rogers (1920 - 1991)*
Lucinda Florence Rogers Meyers (1921 - 1996)*
Victor Sewell Rogers (1923 - 2006)
Kathern Margaretta Rogers Lingenfelter (1924 - 2007)*
Levi Ellis Rogers (1926 - 2012)*
Joshua Tree Memorial Park
San Bernardino County
Created by: RG3
Record added: Oct 30, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 99890739