Frank K. Rodgers, age 75 of Wilmington passed away Sunday, November 3, 2013, surrounded by his family at the Lower Cape Fear Hospice and LifeCareCenter.
Frank was born November 21, 1937 in Mt. Crawford, VA to the late Clara Jane Bogan Rodgers and Howard Washington Rodgers and was one of 13 children. Frank later moved to Wilmington where he worked and retired from GE. Frank loved to fish and spend time with family.
Frank is survived by wife, Linda; daughter Jamie Trujillo (Miguel); sons, Rusty Rodgers (Mitzi), Neil Rodgers (Renee), daughter Ann Farley (Mike); 12 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren; 7 sisters, and numerous nieces and nephews; and his beloved dog and companion, “Sandy”.
Frank was a gentle person, loved by everyone that met hm. He was a terrific father, grandfather, husband, and brother and will be deeply missed by all who knew him.
The family will receive friends 6 to 7 pm Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at Wilmington Funeral Chapel with a memorial service to begin at 7 pm officiated by Doug Bevell, Certified Funeral Celebrant.
The family would like to thank the Doctors and Staff at the Lower Cape Fear Hospice and LifeCareCenter.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Lower Cape Fear Hospice Foundation 1406 Physicians Dr., Wilmington, NC 28401.
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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation, 1535 S. 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403. 910.791.9099