Keith Kay Rodgers, age 89, passed away on Wednesday, April 10, 2013, in San Antonio, Texas. Rodgers was born on July 29, 1923 in Newton, Kansas. After a short stint with the Santa Fe Railroad in Newton, Rodgers, U.S. Army Purple Heart
recipient, served three years during World War II
. He worked for over 26 years in Civilian Personnel Management, Kelly Air Force Base. He was a member of First Unitarian Universalist Church of San Antonio. Rodgers received his BBA Degree at the University of Texas
, 1950. He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Rowena Runneberg Rodgers; sons, Paul Rodgers (Alice), of The Woodlands, TX, Dr. Alan Rodgers (Susan), of Cambrige, MA.; daughter, Linda Rodgers Stiefel (John), of Hammondville, AL; daughter-in-law, Kathy Rodgers Henderson (Bill), of Silsbee, TX; grandchildren, Ryan Lee, Amanda Stiefel Wells, Glenn Rodgers, Jacob Stiefel, Scott Rodgers, Ellen Rodgers Byars, Lili V. Rodgers, Lulu Wang, Meiya Guo; great grandchildren, Madeline Kay Byars and Carrie Ann Wells and a host of nephews and nieces. Rodgers was preceded in death by his parents, Charles L. And Emma Holdeman Rodgers; son, Keith Kay Rodgers, Jr.; sisters, Leila May Rodgers, Zeta Rodgers Brandt, Edith Rodgers Wiley and brother, Lee Roy Rodgers. A Memorial Service will be Sunday, May 5 at 3:00 p.m. at the First Unitarian Universalist Church, 7150 Interstate Highway 10, San Antonio, TX.