In memory of
Clyde E. Rogers
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In memory of
Clyde E. Rogers
Rogers, Clyde Edwin, 85, passed away peacefully at home in Bloomfield, CT, on May 13, 2019. Clyde was born on March 13, 1934 in Derby, Connecticut and later moved to New Haven Connecticut. Clyde was the younger of two children born to Lucinda (Louther) Rogers and Fred E. Rogers. Clyde graduated from Hillhouse High School in 1953. After graduation from Hillhouse, Clyde joined the Marine Corps and served in Korea for 2 years. Clyde met and married Shirley (Joan) Jackson and of that marriage were born two children, Robin D. Rogers and Bruce A. Rogers. His children meant the world to him. Clyde joined and proudly served The Hartford Police Department in 1962 and retired after 26 years of service in 1988. In 1963, Clyde was picked to be Security Detail for Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at the March on Washington. Upon retiring from the Hartford Police Force in 1988, Clyde worked at Hebb & Gittlin Law Firm for 12 years; he then worked for Murphy Security for the next 14 years. He is survived by his Great-Aunt-In-Law, Annie Louther; Sister, Hilda E. (Rogers) Ward; ex-wife, Shirley (Joan) (Jackson) Rogers and cousin, Frank E. Hall. Children: Robin D. Rogers of Stone Mountain, Georgia and Bruce A. Rogers (Spouse: Alicia) of Coventry, Connecticut; Niece-In-Law, Michele D. Taylor; Nieces: Doreen M. Ward, Luanne M. Ward and Elnora L. Ward; Grandchildren: Bruce A. Rogers, Jr. and Allan H.C. Rogers (Spouse: Chelsey); Great-Granddaughter: Nylah Rogers; and a host of Cousins, Grand and Great-Grand Nieces and Nephews, family members and Dear Friends. He is pre-deceased by his Great Grandmother, Annie (Coleman) Louther; Great-Aunt, Ida Whitted; Uncle, James Louther; and His Parents: Lucinda (Louther) Rogers (Sampson) and Fred E. Rogers. Memorial Service to be held on Saturday, May 25, 2019, at The Lodge Community Chapel, 130 Deerfield Road, Windsor, CT 06095; Calling Hour at 10:00 am, Memorial Service immediately following at 11:00 am. Professional Services entrusted to Carmon Funeral Home, Windsor. For online condolences please visit, www. carmonfuneralhome.com
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In memory of
Clyde E. Rogers
Rogers, Clyde Edwin, 85, passed away peacefully at home in Bloomfield, CT, on May 13, 2019. Clyde was born on March 13, 1934 in Derby, Connecticut and later moved to New Haven Connecticut. Clyde was the younger of two children born to Lucinda (Louther) Rogers and Fred E. Rogers. Clyde graduated from Hillhouse High School in 1953. After graduation from Hillhouse, Clyde joined the Marine Corps and served in Korea for 2 years. Clyde met and married Shirley (Joan) Jackson and of that marriage were born two children, Robin D. Rogers and Bruce A. Rogers. His children meant the world to him. Clyde joined and proudly served The Hartford Police Department in 1962 and retired after 26 years of service in 1988. In 1963, Clyde was picked to be Security Detail for Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. at the March on Washington. Upon retiring from the Hartford Police Force in 1988, Clyde worked at Hebb & Gittlin Law Firm for 12 years; he then worked for Murphy Security for the next 14 years. He is survived by his Great-Aunt-In-Law, Annie Louther; Sister, Hilda E. (Rogers) Ward; ex-wife, Shirley (Joan) (Jackson) Rogers and cousin, Frank E. Hall. Children: Robin D. Rogers of Stone Mountain, Georgia and Bruce A. Rogers (Spouse: Alicia) of Coventry, Connecticut; Niece-In-Law, Michele D. Taylor; Nieces: Doreen M. Ward, Luanne M. Ward and Elnora L. Ward; Grandchildren: Bruce A. Rogers, Jr. and Allan H.C. Rogers (Spouse: Chelsey); Great-Granddaughter: Nylah Rogers; and a host of Cousins, Grand and Great-Grand Nieces and Nephews, family members and Dear Friends. He is pre-deceased by his Great Grandmother, Annie (Coleman) Louther; Great-Aunt, Ida Whitted; Uncle, James Louther; and His Parents: Lucinda (Louther) Rogers (Sampson) and Fred E. Rogers. Memorial Service to be held on Saturday, May 25, 2019, at The Lodge Community Chapel, 130 Deerfield Road, Windsor, CT 06095; Calling Hour at 10:00 am, Memorial Service immediately following at 11:00 am. Professional Services entrusted to Carmon Funeral Home, Windsor. For online condolences please visit, www. carmonfuneralhome.com
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Carmon Community Funeral Home - Poquonock
1816 Poquonock Ave.
Windsor, CT 06095
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