Dale passed away Tuesday, May 12, 2020 at Alamo Nursing Home in Kalamazoo.
He was born May 3, 1931 in Allegan, the son of Clyde and Cecile (Emmons) Rogers. For over 30 years Dale owned and operated Roger’s Plumbing and Heating. In his free time he enjoyed fishing and playing the violin, especially on Sundays at the Merson Church where he was an active member. On June 17, 1950 in Allegan he married Glenda Grigsby who survives.
Also surviving are his children, Gary (Phyllis) Rogers, Terry (Beth) Rogers and Cindy (Ric) Brokus; grandchildren, Tad (Shelly) Rogers, Tim (Lori) Rogers, Sara Faulkner, Matt (Dana) Rogers, Wendie (Sean) Honeysett, Nathan Rogers, Ashley (Asa) Glass, Sean (Bethany) Rogers, Jamie (Ryan) Fox and Eric (Angela) Brokus, several great-grandchildren, siblings, Harry (Donna) Beach, Audrey Greiffendorf, Sandra (Bob) McParlan and sister-in-law, Phyllis Rogers.
He was preceded in death by his mother; step-father, Harry Beach; brother, Jim Rogers and grandson, Mark Faulkner.
Friends may pay their final respects and have private viewing times Thursday and Friday from 9AM until 5PM.
A private graveside service will be held at Trowbridge Methodist Cemetery on Saturday, May 16, 2020 at 11AM.
Contributions in memory of Dale may be made to Wings of Hope Hospice or the Merson Church.
Messages of condolence may be posted at www.WinkelFuneralHome.com.