Kenneth Roy Rogers, 73, of Midland passed away on Monday, February 18, 2013. Kenneth was born February 11, 1940 to Roy A. Rogers and Mildred D. Rogers. He was a Vietnam War Veteran and a Retired Midland Police Officer. He was employed at Target. Kenneth traveled Europe and all of the US and even lived in Italy. He had a love and passion for motorcycles and belonged to a Christian Motorcycle group.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Roy A. Rogers and Mildred D. Rogers; maternal grandparents, Espie and Lottie Eastridge; paternal grandparents, Commadore and Birdie Rogers.
Those left behind to cherish his memory are his sisters, Kimberly K. Rogers and Sharon Rogers Mason; nephews, Matthew Mason and Craig Mason; nieces: Regina Barajas, Jessica Montes, Kalah Pahl and Halee Rogers; great nieces: Melissa Mason, Kara Mason and Karly Mason; great nephews, Kevin Mason and Weston Montes.
Family will receive friends on Thursday, February 21, 2013 between the hours of 10:00am until 9:00pm at the funeral home. A funeral service has been scheduled for 11:00am at Ellis Funeral Home Chapel on Friday, February 22, 2013. Interment will follow at Fairview Cemetery. Online condolences may be offered at www.ellisfunerals.com.
In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to ASPCA their number is (800) 628-0028, or the Disabled American Veterans Attention: GIFT PROCESSING PO Box 14301 Cincinnati, OH 45250-0301.