RODGERS, Earl Joseph "Bud" - 1930 - 2012 Uncle Bud has left us to be with the true love of his life, Lola (nee Akeson) Rodgers (deceased 2001). He passed away at Albright Manor, the same way he lived, quietly and peacefully. Jan and Larry Shuker are among the many nieces, nephews, great- and great-great nieces, great- and great-great nephews left to remember his ready smile and gentle laugh. "Mr. R." was retired from the Royal Bank and was always happy to tell stories about the many years he spent there and the fun people he worked with. At Uncle Bud's request, cremation has taken place and a graveside service only, will be held at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, 600 Spring Gardens Rd., Burlington, ON, Friday, December 14, 2012, at 3:00 p.m. Arrangements entrusted to Donald V. Brown, Funeral Home, 36 Lake Ave. Dr., Stoney Creek, ON, 905-662-2948. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations to The Albright Foundation, 5050 Hillside Dr., Beamsville, ON L0R 1B2.