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Rogers, Richard (Died on 30 May 2012)
appeared in Oakville Beaver, 1 Jun 2012, p. 1

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ROGERS, RichardPassed away at the Waterford Long Term Care Facility in Oakville, on May 30th, 2012 at the age of 78, after a long battle with dementia. Beloved husband of Ann for 56 years, loving father of Julie (Randy), Susan and David (Mary) and cherished Grandpa to Nicole, Christine, Brian, Michael and Jonathan. Born in England, Richard was a one-time RAF English boxing champ before immigrating with his wife, Ann, in 1964 to Oakville where they raised their family and Richard continued his interest in boxing as a ref, coach and President of the Ontario Boxing Association. He was a long-time employee of the Hudson Bay Company - well-liked by his many colleagues, co-workers and customers - and a long-standing member of Hopedale Presbyterian Church. Special thanks to the w o n d e r f u l , c a r i n g s t a ff o f t h e Waterford. Visitation is on Friday June 1st from 2-4pm and 7-9pm at Kopriva Taylor Funeral Home at 64 Lakeshore Rd West, in Oakville. A Memorial Service will be held at 11am on Saturday June 2nd at Hopedale Presbyterian Church. In lieu of flowers a donation may be made to the Alzheimer's Society.

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1 Jun 2012
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30 May 2012
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    Latitude: 43.4473682625124 Longitude: -79.6665048808289
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Rogers, Richard (Died on 30 May 2012)