SOMERS - Myrna J. Rogers, age 78, passed away Thursday, September 10, 2009, at United Hospital Systems St. Catherine's Hospital. Myrna was born on September 26, 1930, in a log cabin, in Merrillan. Myrna married Bernard Christman on January 21, 1949. He preceded her in death on June 30, 1964. Myrna married Stanley Rogers on July 12, 1968 and he preceded her in death on April 3, 2009. She was educated in the schools of Racine. She moved to Somers in January of 1962. Myrna was a homemaker. She loved to reminisce with her brother Ron about the '40's and '50's. She loved to crochet and going to casinos. Myrna also enjoyed ceramics. Myrna is survived by three sons, Dale Christman of Somers, Gary Christman of Pleasant Prairie, Randall Christman of Adams Friendship; her grandchildren, Janelle Christman, twins Nicholas Christman and Jennifer Christman and Ariel (William) Wilson. She is also survived by two brothers, Ronald Tennant of Kenosha and Tom Tennant of Kenosha; and three sisters, Kathy (Ken) Jensen of Michigan, Jane (Ken) Stich of Kenosha and Luann (Dennis) Carlsen of Kenosha. Myrna was preceded in death by her parents, both husbands; two brothers Claude (April 17, 1951) and Alton (June 6, 1996); and one sister Carol (August 10, 1968). A memorial service will be held on Thursday, September 17, 2009, at 11 a.m. at First United Methodist Church (916 60th Street). Visitation with the family will be held from 10 a.m. until the time of Service. Burial will follow at St. George Catholic Cemetery. Casey Family Options Funerals and Cremations Stephen P. Casey Funeral Director/Owner (262) 554-6533 www.eFamilyOptions.com
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Published by Racine Journal Times on Sep. 15, 2009.