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Ruth Alberta Rogers

April 24, 2015 - September 28, 2015


Lockwood, New York

Date of Death:

September 28, 2015



Birth Date:

April 24, 1925

Birth Place:

Waverly, New York

Service Information:



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Ruth Alberta Rogers

Ruth Alberta Rogers, 90, of Lockwood passed away at home on Monday, September 28, 2015.  Ruth was predeceased by her parents, George and Blanche Blackman Cushing; her husband, Stanley Ford Rogers; one brother; and two sisters.  She is survived by her  daughter, Terri L. Rogers(Art Jr) Simons; grandchildren, Duane (Tina) Simons, Michael (Melinda) Simons; great grandchildren, Eric Chandler, and Destiny Fanning; two great-great granddaughters, Isabella and Savannah.

Ruth joined Nurses Cadet Corps when it was formed.   She was a head nurse in the OB department of the Tioga General Hospital in Waverly and she logged over 34,000 hours volunteering at Arnot Ogden Hospital in Elmira. 

At Ruth’s request there will be no services.  Memorial donations may be made in Ruth’s name to Arnot Health Foundations, Orchids and Candlelight, 571 East Market St. Suite 102, Elmira, NY  14901

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