Marjorie Ruth Rogers

Thursday , March 06, 2014 - 2:36 PM

Contributed, Obituaries

Marjorie (Midge) Ruth Rogers passed away on November 4,2013 at the McKay Dee Hospital in Ogden Utah from pneumonia atthe age of 84. She was born on April 28, 1929 in Dayton Ohio toJoseph Walton Rogers and Ruth Wenonah Cowan Rogers and livedin Bellbrook Ohio. She attended the Olney Friends School inBarnesville, Ohio and thencontinued on to Earlham Collegein Richmond, Indiana.

Marjorie worked for the CivilService in the Department of theAir Force in Dayton Ohio until1959. She was then transferredto San Bernadino, California,which she loved, and where shelived until 1965. She was againtransferred to Hill AFB, Utahworking from 1965 until herretirement in 1974 with 26 yearsof service.

Marjorie was married toDonald E. Kirby on June 16, 1956 in Ohio but later divorced.

Marjorie resided in Kaysville, Utah from 1965 to 2011 at which time she moved into Pheasant View Assisted Living in Layton, Utah.

Marjorie loved her home in Kaysville and taking care of her yard andthe beautiful Iris that she grew. She also loved the Opera and musicof all sorts. She loved animals and was always verycompassionate. She had a whole family of neighbors and friendsthat will miss her greatly.

Marjorie was a member of the Religious Society of Friends(Quaker).

She is survived by her brother Harold W. Rogers (Shirley) ofBellbrook, Ohio, two nephews, David Rogers and Phillip Rogers anda niece, Cindy Rogers, also all of Bellbrook, Ohio. She waspreceded in death by her parents.

It was Marjorie's wishes that no funeral services be held. Sherequested that she be cremated and her ashes scattered off thecoast of San Diego, California which she loved.

In lieu of any flowers, please donate to the Best Friends Society,

Humane Society or charity of your choice.

Services entrusted to Lindquist's Layton Mortuary, 1867 No. FairfieldRoad.

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