Mollie Beth Rogers
LEXINGTON: Now in the arms of her savior, Jesus Christ, Mollie Beth Rogers, 65, of Lexington passed away Thursday, October 17, 2013 in Mansfield MedCentral Hospital.
Mollie was born May 10, 1948 in Mansfield the daughter of Charles and Elizabeth (Smith) Scheidler.
While at a high school dance Mollie first met a young man, Roy Rogers. After graduating Lexington High School, Roy and Mollie were married on June 13, 1965 in Johnsville.
Mollie earned her degree in nursing from North Central State College. For over 20 years she worked for Central Star as a Pediatric Home Care Nurse.
Mollie's family was her world. She could not have been more proud of her children and grandchildren. A classy lady who liked having fun, Mollie loved to see her family and friends smile and laugh. Her love and acceptance stretched beyond her family into the lives of countless friends as well. Admiring the simple things in life, such as a beautiful painting, dates with grandchildren, or walking on the beach, Mollie knew that each day was a gift given from God.
Artistic and creative, Mollie was a perfectionist. Her flower gardens were lavish and pristine and no matter the season Mollie's home was always perfectly decorated. She excelled at painting, cross stitch, and flower arranging. Mollies looked forward to meeting with her quilting club at the Johnsville Library and golfing Wednesday mornings in the summer months.
She is survived by her loving husband of 48 years, Roy Rogers of Lexington; three children, Jacqueline (Thomas) Chiudioni of Muncie, Indiana, Jennifer (Karl) Goettl of Lucas and Jason (Twila) Rogers of Centerburg; grandchildren, Renee, Karl, Jr., Eric, Abigayle, Hailey, Olivia, Jack and Harrison; sisters, Patricia Clapper of Mansfield and Maxine Brunk of Lynn Haven, Florida; as well as a very special friend Judy Manley.
Along with her parents she was preceded in death by her grandson Chance Castle and brother James Poff.
The family will receive friends Sunday, October 20, 2013 from 2-6pm in the Lexington Avenue Snyder Funeral Home where funeral services will be held Monday at 11 am. Bro. Marc Contrascere will officiate. Burial will follow in Shauck Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers the family prefer memorial contributions to Nationwide Children's Hospital or Ronald McDonald House may be made through the funeral home.
Online condolences to the family may be made by visiting: www.snyderfuneralhomes.com