BOWDOIN — Patricia J. Rogers, 79, of Bowdoin, died June 27 at Marshwood Nursing Center in Lewiston.
She was born in Brunswick on November 21, 1932, the daughter of Kenneth and Margaret (Jean) Carter.
Rogers attended Brunswick schools and graduated from Brunswick High School in 1950. In her early years, she was employed at Prout’s Farm in Bowdoinham. She later worked at Grumbacher Brush Co. for 20 years until retirement.
She was a member of the United Methodist Church in Lisbon Falls, The Carter’s Corner Cackle Club of Bowdoin, and enjoyed dancing, arts and crafts, shopping and antiquing.
She was predeceased by her husband, Ralph Rogers; and a brother, Kenneth Carter, Jr.
Rogers is survived by her son, Mark Rogers of Bowdoin; two daughters Linda Rogers Baldiga of Lisbon Falls and Pamela Dickey Dwinal of Bowdoin; five grandchildren; and six great grandchildren.
The family offered appreciation to the caregivers at Marshwood Center for the care the offered during the five years Rogers was there.
A funeral service was at the Lisbon Falls United Methodist Church. A private internment occurred at the South Bowdoin Cemetery. In lieu of sending flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Carter’s Corner Cackle Club of Bowdoin.