MEREDITH — Charles "Chuck" Rogers, 72 of Spring Hill, Florida formerly of Meredith, New Hampshire passed away Friday October 25, 2013 surrounded by his loving family after a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer.
Born January 26, 1941 in Newburyport, MA he was the son of the late Ralph and Erma Rogers. Chuck worked for over 20 years as a machinist in the Lakes Region; he was also a landscaper and all around handy man.
Chuck was always very proud of his involvement as a Shriner with the Bektash Temple and as a Mason with the Masonic Lodge.
Chuck's greatest joy in life was his family; he is survived by his wife of 45 years Linda (Bragg) Rogers, a daughter Tammy (Rogers) Kidd and her fiancé Michael Mowery, two sons Douglas Rogers and his girlfriend Melissa Wintringham and Kenny Rogers. Four granddaughters Brittney, Emily, and Kelsea Boeckler, Savannah Mowery, three grandsons Billy Rogers, Brandon and Mikey Mowery, and three great-grandchildren Jordan, Alyiah and Audrey. He is also survived by one sister, three brothers, numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
Chuck will always be remembered by his family and friends as a funny, caring, hardworking, selfless man who was always willing to help anyone. Through his battle with cancer he remained a comedian, a fighter and a true inspiration to all who had the privilege of knowing him.
A funeral service will be held at Mayhew Funeral Home (Routes 3 & 104), Meredith, on Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 10 a.m. Rev. Edward J. Charest, pastor emeritus of the Plymouth United Methodist Church will officiate. Interment will be held at the Trinity Churchyard Cemetery, Holderness following the service.
For those who wish the family suggests that memorial donations be made to Shriners Hospital for Children, Office of Development 2900 Rocky Point Dr Tampa, Florida 33607
Mayhew Funeral Homes & Crematorium of Meredith and Plymouth are handling the arrengements. For Charles's Book of Memories: www.mayhewfuneralhomes.