News and Tribune

July 29, 2013

James L. “Doodle” Rogers, 46; Otisco

Funeral services for  James L. “Doodle” Rogers, 46, Otisco, will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 1, at the Kraft Funeral Service, Charlestown Road Chapel, New Albany, with burial to follow in Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park. He died Sunday, July 28, 2013, at his home. 

 He was born May 18, 1967, in Hazard, Ky. He was a member of Pipefitters Local 502, an avid Harley rider, a loving husband and father, a great friend, and the best papaw.

Survivors include his wife, Donna M. Rogers; daughter, Brenda Robertson and her husband Daniel; grandchildren, Tristan and Sebastian Robertson; mother, Gwendolyn “Faye” Flanagan and her husband Gene; sister, Ginger Loy and her husband Eric;  nieces and nephew, Isabelle, Abigail, Molly and Griffin; step-mother, Paula Rogers; step-brother, Keenan Akemon and his wife Dionna;  and many more extended family members and friends.

He was preceded in death by his father, James T. Rogers.  

Visitation will be from 12 to 8 p.m. Wednesday and after 9 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

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