HARLINGEN, TX. -
Robert (Bobby) Rogers 78- went to be with the Lord on July 7th, 2014. He passed away at his residence with his family by his side.
He and his family moved to the Valley in 1975, where he started his business, Brownsville Towing Co., which provided the harbor tugs for the Port of Brownsville.
He is survived by his wife of 56 yrs, Margaret (Peggy) Rogers, sister Jane Bachman of Corpus Christi, daughters Charlotte Rogers Barr and Roberta Rogers Thomas (Dennis), Grandson Brandon Gage Barr, all from Harlingen, and numerous nieces and nephews.
There will be a celebration of life reception on July 20th, 2014 at 4:00 pm at the Harlingen Elks Lodge.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to Calvary Christian School Scholarship Fund in Harlingen, or the Elks National Foundation.
"I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith:" 2 Timothy 4:7
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Heavenly Grace Funeral Home and Crematory. (956)797-5500.
Published in Valley Morning Star on July 18, 2014