ROGERS: Donnie “Rog” of Forest, Ontario (formerly of Canning, Nova Scotia)
Rogers, Donald Bruce “Rog”
50, of Forest, Ontario, passed away peacefully at home on Friday, December 21, 2012, Born in Canning, Nova Scotia, he was the son of the late Thomas Clifton and Evelyn “Bobbie” (Blenkhorn) Rogers. Donnie was a Master Finishing Carpenter who loved hunting and fishing, and was a proud member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Habitant Branch No. 73, Canning. He is survived by his stepson Barry Huntley, and his grandchildren Reese and Gage. Donnie is also survived by his brothers, Tom, Roy, Gerry, Rob, and Brad (Susan); his sisters Anne,Elizabeth “Debbie” Simpson (Frenchie), Judie King, Dot (Vance) Sweet and Emily (Bruce)Cunningham. Predeceased by his brother James “Jimmy” Rogers. Donnie will also be missed by several nieces and nephews. Donnie has taken his construction talents to supervisor higher projects. His quick humor and love for family and friends all endeared him to those whose lives he touched. Donnie’s new journey will be accompanied by the tunes of his favorite singer “Bob Seger”. Funeral arrangements are pending at this time and are entrusted to the FOREST CHAPEL OF DENNING FUNERAL DIRECTORS. In memoriam donations may be made to the Children’s Health Program of the IWK Health Centre, 5850/5980 University Ave., Halifax, NS B3K 6R8. Condolences may be left at www.denningfuneralhome.com.