Rogers, Carl Roderick – Age 81 of Upper Musquodoboit, passed away December 12, 2018, in Musquodoboit Valley Memorial Hospital, Middle Musquodoboit. Born in Glenmore, he was a son of the late Charles and Gladys (Hamilton) Rogers.
Carl’s working life was always in forestry, right from logging with horses to trucking many years to local sawmills. He had a great love for animals and fostered many strays. Carl could always be found tinkering in the garage when he wasn’t trucking.
Surviving are his wife, Mona (Stewart); daughter, Glenda; sons, Darren (Wendy), Lindsay (Shelley), Tim (Celestina); grandchildren, Brandon, Kyla, Nick, Adrian, Connor, Patrick, Stewart, Shanae, Sherra, Brittany, Mackenzie, Emerald; great-grandchildren, Violet, Jasmine, Abagail; sister, Jessie Geddes; brothers, Jim (Freda), Frank (Willa); and his four-legged constant companion, Maggy May. He was predeceased by sisters, Helen, Ethel, Ida, Irene; brothers, Herb, Aubrey, Doug, Bernard, Earl, Austin, and a brother in infancy.
Cremation has taken place. Funeral service will be Sunday at 3 p.m. in St. James United Church, Upper Musquodoboit, student minister Calvin Burt officiating. A reception will follow downstairs in the church. Family flowers only. Memorial donations may be made to a charity of choice.
Many thanks to the staff on 7.3 Neurological Unit – Infirmary Site for the wonderful care given to Carl and his family while he was a patient there. Also thanks to the staff of Musquodoboit Valley Memorial Hospital for their care and compassion.
Arrangements are under the direction of Arimathea Funeral Cooperative, Upper Musquodoboit.
Nos plus sincères sympathies à la famille et aux amis de Carl Roderick Rogers December 12 2018..