Obituary for Myra E. Rogers

Myra E. Rogers

Myra E. Rogers, age 83, of Warsaw, Indiana, passed away on Friday, September 4, 2020 in her residence. Myra was born August 11, 1937 in Warsaw, Indiana to Frederick and Dorothy (Woodling) Hover. She was united in marriage to LaMar Rogers on August 18, 1956 in Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Warsaw.

She was a graduate of Warsaw Community High School.  She worked in the cafeteria, enjoying the food preparation for the Warsaw Community High School. She was a member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Warsaw. She was known to be a wonderful cook, loved to camp, read, and kept a journal of everything.  She was recognized by her family as “just the best” mom.  She was also a member of the Knights of Columbus Lady’s Auxiliary and Rosary Altar Society.

Myra is survived by husband, LaMar Rogers, of Warsaw; children, Catherine (Craig) Smith, of Warsaw , Michael Rogers, of Columbia City, Christopher (Lisa) Rogers, of Florissant, CO, Linda (Steven) Strong, of Seattle, WA, Susan (Gary) Simpson, of Warsaw, and Laura (Jeff) Parker, of Lagro, IN. In addition, she is survived by sibling, Dennis (Pat) Hover, of Warsaw; daughter-in-law, Tammy Steele, of Ft. Wayne; 17 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a son, Stephen Rogers, and sister, Susan Stamper.

Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 12, 2020 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Warsaw.  A Mass of Christian Burial will follow immediately at 11:00 a.m. at the church with Father Jonathan Norton officiating. Interment will be at Oakwood Cemetery at a later date.

Due to current COVID-19 recommendations, masks are required.  The public is kindly requested to provide their own. Social distancing is strongly encouraged.

In lieu of flowers the family request donations may be made to

Sacred Heart Catholic Church

125 N. Harrison St.

Warsaw, IN 46580


Premier Hospice and Palliative Care

10315 Dawsons Creek Blvd Ste. J

Fort Wayne, Indiana 46825


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