April 18, 1926 ~ March 24, 2003
Gerard F. Rodgers, 76, passed away March 24, 2003, in Pueblo West, Colo. Survived by his wife, Mary L. Rodgers, of the family home; children, Patricia Rodgers of Holly, Mich., Sharon Rodgers of New Delhi, India, Susan Lazanas of East Tawas, Mich., and Joyce Rosenthal of Englewood, Colo.; siblings, Robert (Dori) Rodgers of Highland, Mich., William (Diane) Rodgers of Chula Vista, Calif., Shirley Michelin of Troy, Mich., Elizabeth (Siegfried) Gohrmann of White Lake, Mich., and Lawrence (Mary) Rodgers of Johannesburg, Mich.; sister-in-law, Bernice Ewing of East Tawas, Mich.; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews. Gerard was born April 18, 1926, in Detroit, Mich. and served in the U.S. Army during WWII. He was a building contractor who enjoyed his work and working with his customers. He was also a private pilot and flying was his passion. Being multi-talented, he also sang with the Pueblo Sunsational Barbershop Chorus. There will be no viewing. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. Memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, March 29, 2003, in the Montgomery & Steward Chapel with Reverend Ray and Priscilla Hawkins officiating. Those who desire may make memorials to Pueblo Sunsational Barbershop Chorus through the funeral home.