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Geneveria E. "Vera" Rogers

September 25, 1940 - July 13, 2019


Sayre, Pennsylvania

Date of Death:

July 13, 2019



Birth Date:

September 25, 1940

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Geneveria E. "Vera" Rogers

Geneveria E. “Vera” Rogers, 78, passed away on Saturday, July 13, 2019 at the Robert Packer Hospital in Sayre.

Vera was born on September 25, 1940 to Samuel and Eleanor Clark Manley in Towanda Pennsylvania.

She was predeceased by her parents, Samuel and Eleanor Clark Manley; her husband, Franklin D. Rogers; along with 13 siblings.

Vera is survived by her daughters, Ruth (Nick) Shamot of Sayre and Karen Rogers of Athens; grandchildren, Kevin Fiske of Gillette, PA, Lisa Fiske of Sayre, Cody Rogers of Athens and Sierra Brown of Athens; great grandchildren, Devin Fiske of RI and Brandii Fiske of Sayre; along with numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Vera loved collecting her butterflies and pigs.  She loved to travel, be outside, working in her garden and weeding.  Vera took great pride in her family and enjoyed the many family get togethers.  She worked for 15 years in the Athens School District in the Cafeteria. 

At Vera’s request there will be no services.  The family is being assisted by the Blauvelt Funeral Home, 625 Broad Street, Waverly, NY.  Those wishing to send a message of sympathy to Vera’s family may visit our Facebook page or in “Obituaries” at


Sympathy Messages

From: Teri Bomboy
Dear Ruth, Nicky and family,
My deepest sympathies for the loss of your mother.  You are all in my thoughts and prayers.

From: cathy seck
Ruth and Karen, I am at a loss for words. I have seen your Mother almost every day here at the Keystone. She was the sweetest woman I have ever known. My deepest sympathy to your family. RIP Vera..

From: Shirley Lattimer Jannett
My sincere sympathy to all the family
  Vera and I were close friends in Jr High School in Towanda. She was a sweet person and very special in my life.
 God bless all your family
       Shirley Lattimer Jannett

From: Carrie bellows
To Ruth Karen and family sorry for your loss she's up there with Uncle Frank and my grandma Betty.

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