Stephen A. Rogero, born in Jacksonville, Florida to Edward and Annette Rogero, went to be with the Lord on April 2, 2014. Stephen retired from the Prudential Insurance Company in 1986 after 36 years of service where he served in the capacity of Agent, Agency Manager of the Memphis Agency, Regional Field Consultant, Vice President of the New England Regional Home Office in Boston, and finally as Agency Manager of the North Florida Agency in Jacksonville.
Stephen is predeceased by his wife, Trudy and daughter, Judy Drake. Surviving family members include a brother, Gerald Rogero of Centerville, Ohio and children Stephen A. Rogero, Jr of Houston, TX, Patrick J. Rogero of St. Johns, FL, Michael J. Rogero of St. Johns, FL, Annette R. Braddock of Kennesaw, GA, John B. Rogero of St. Johns, FL and Robert P. Rogero of Ranger, GA; 20 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren and son-in-law, James Drake of College Station, TX.
Visitation will be held from 5pm to 7pm, on Tuesday, April 8th at Hardage-Giddens Funeral Home of Mandarin located at 11801 San Jose Blvd with the Rosary at 6pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, April 9 in St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, 11730 Old St. Augustine Road. Interment will follow in St. Joseph’s Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Joslin Diabetic Clinic in Boston, MA. or to St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Mandarin, FL.