Rogelio Flores Isaguirre, 57, died on March 12, 2014 in Anchorage, Alaska. "Roger" was born on January 14, 1957 in Nueva Vizcaya, Philippines. He had a Bachelor of Science in Agriculture degree from Nueva Vizcaya College.
He taught high school and college courses at Quirino State College and eventually became President of the school for three years before immigrating to the United States. He worked at Bells Nursery, Cater Air, Yamatoya Restaurant and the State of Alaska. His last job was at the Alaska Psychiatric Institute where he was Lead ES Journey II.
He loved to play the guitar, sing, dance, garden, tennis, basketball and dip netting at the Kenai River with his wife, children, father-in-law and friends.
He was the Director of the Filipino Choir at St. Anthony Catholic Church.
He was always very friendly with a ready smile and was truly loved by everyone. He had a very generous and kind spirit, was very happy, sweet and nice. He will be missed so much by everybody whose life he touched.
He is survived by his loving wife of twenty four years, Arnie De Guzman Isaguirre; two wonderful sons, Jesse Michael and Argel; brother, Orlando Isaguirre; and sister, Ofelia Isaguirre Galam; brother in law, Jerry Galam; father-in-law, Jaime De Guzman; nephews, nieces, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
He was preceded in death by his father, Esteban Marcelo Isaguirre; mother, Juanita Flores Isaguirre; and mother-in-law, Rosario Corpuz De Guzman; sister-in-law, Adelaida De Guzman Consigo; and brother-in-law, Calemerio De Guzman.
Viewing will be at 10:00 a.m. followed by a novena and mass on Saturday, March 22, 2014 at St. Anthony Catholic Church, 825 S Klevin Street, Anchorage, AK. Internment after mass will be at the Angelus Memorial Park Cemetery at 440 E Klatt Rd, Anchorage and a reception will follow at the Alaskan Heritage Memorial Chapel.