Norma J. Rogers

| May 2, 2013

Rogers, NormaNorma June Rogers, 79, of Canal Lewisville joined her beloved husband and daughters at 6:57 A.M., Tuesday, April 30, 2013 at Genesis Healthcare Center, Zanesville.

Born March 13, 1934 in Glasglo, Tuscarawas County, Norma was the daughter of the late Ellsworth John and Leurina Pearl (Bishard) Heston.

A high school graduate, Norma married Glenn Arnold Rogers on June 23, 1951, who preceded her in death on March 3, 1987.

Norma was an active sales lady for Tupperware for 15 years followed by 11 years with House of Lloyd sales.

She will be remembered for her desire to help people by her volunteerism as a Girl Scout leader, a Red Cross worker, an AARP Tax Person, and an AARP Grade School Tutor at Conesville. She shared her crocheting ability by making baby blankets for the hospital. Norma was a member of the Pleasant Valley Baptist Church where she was a Sunday School teacher. She later attended the Canal Lewisville United Methodist Church. Norma and Glenn enjoyed sharing their musical talents at many area churches.

A dedicated mother and grandmother, Norma will truly be missed by two sons Bruce A. Rogers of Coshocton, LeRoy G. (Dixie) Rogers of West Lafayette; five daughters Rita (Robert) Clark, Nadina (Ralph McKee) Phillips, Lydia Bryant all of Coshocton, Leurina (Dennis) Schrock of West Lafayette, Nina (Richard) Patterson of Fresno; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandson; two brothers Clifford (Mary Ellen) Heston of Kimbolton, Raymond (Virginia) Heston of Newcomerstown; three sisters Vera (Dwight) Clark, Virginia Schearer all of Kimbolton, Reba (Robert) Little of Newcomerstown; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to her husband and parents, Norma was preceded in death by three daughters Glenna Dovenbarger, Regina Jones-Shoults, Angela Rogers and several brothers and sisters.

A Celebration of Life will be held at 2:00 P.M., Saturday, May 4, 2013 at the Free Funeral Home with Rev. Jeremy Roseberry officiating. Burial will follow at Coshocton County Memory Gardens.

Calling hours will be held from 5:00 to 8:00 P.M. Friday, May 3, 2013, and from 1:00 to 2:00 P.M. Saturday prior to the service at the Free Funeral Home.

Memoriums may be made to the Coshocton Red Cross, 245 N. Fourth St., Coshocton, OH 43812. Envelopes are available at the Free Funeral Home.

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