Denis Cyril Rodgers (August 8, 1924 - March 15, 2014)

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RODGERS, Denis Cyril August 8th 1924 - March 15th 2014 Denis (Rodge) Rodgers passed away on the evening of March 15th with loving family by his side. Denis was an admired professor in the Education Department at UBC for over twenty years; a published writer and playwright. He was a constant contributor to Spiritually Speaking in the North Shore News. He co-created a number of successful spelling and writing text book series with Kenneth Slade and Harold Covell, as well as Joe Belanger and Terry Frank. Denis also produced, along with his daughter, actor/director Sarah Rodgers, several of his plays. He was a gentle and loving man with many talents and admired for his great wit and intelligence who enjoyed a long true romance with his darling wife of 64 years Sue Rodgers. They were often seen holding hands together while strolling through Park Royal. Please join us for a special celebration of Life at St. Agnes Church at 530 East 12th Street in North Vancouver on Saturday, April 12th at 2:00pm.

Published in The North Shore News from Apr. 4 to Apr. 5, 2014