Michael Anthony Rogers passed way at his home on Saturday, March 16, 2013 at the age of 50. He was born on December 19,1963 in Hanford, CA. Michael attended Hanford Joint Union High School. Michael started working beside his father at the family restaurant, Sportsman's Club. He continued throughout his career cooking at various local restaurants. He married April Hall in 1996. Michael was a very kind, loving, good hearted man who enjoyed, the beach, fishing and old movies.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Joe & Jean Rogers. Michael is survived by his stepmother, Mary Rogers, his sisters, Elizabeth Veiga and Jojo Rogers-Kim his stepsisters, Yvonne Bettencourt (David), Mary Gonsalves (Garry), Christine Santos-Cardoza (Jeff) and his stepbrother Clarence Santos. His nephews, Kyle & Donnie Veiga and Davey Kim, his nieces, Jillian & Kennedy Kim.
A Memorial Mass service will be held Tuesday April 2, 2013 at 1:30p.m. at St. Brigid Catholic Church, on Douty St., Hanford, CA.
Arrangements under the direction of Whitehurst-McNamara Funeral Services.
A memorial donation can be made in lieu of flowers to: American Foundation For Suicide Prevention, http://afsp.donordrive.com/event/hanford.