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Godfrey “Jack” Rogers, 89, of Billings, retired from Sweetheart Bakery, died Friday, Sept. 28, 2012.
He was born Feb. 20, 1923, in Beulah, N.D., a son of George and Martha Rogers. He served in the Marine Corps and was honorably discharged in 1944.
He had worked for Lloyd Lockren, Dick Popelka, Old Milwaukee and Sweetheart Bakery. He had received care from Rocky Mountain Hospice and Dr. Frank Michels.
Survivors include sons, George Rogers, Donnie Rogers and Ronald Rogers; a daughter, Shirley Owens; 13 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandson due in November.
Graveside services will be at 3 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 4, at Sunset Memorial Gardens. Arrangements are by Cremation & Funeral Gallery.
Memorials may be made to Special Olympics or the American Legion.