Kenneth P. Rogers, 61 of Panama passed away at 6:30 PM on Monday, May 23, 2016 at Helia Healthcare in Greenville.
He was born on May 3, 1955 at East St. Louis, IL the son of Marion and Helen Marie (Powers) Rogers. He was preceded in death by his father.
Kenneth was employed by Hillsboro Glass Company for 24 years as a machine operator. He then attended Vatterot College and obtained his associate degree and certification in heating and air conditioning, working for several years in the HVAC field. He was a member of the Shoal Creek Fire Protection District, attended Lifeline Fellowship Church in Sorento and raised Boxers.
Survivors: Sons, Brad (wife, Cortney) Rogers of Greenville, IL and Jeremy Rogers of Livingston, IL; 4 grandchildren, Grady, Griffin, Autumn and Abby; Mother and Step Father, Helen and Anthony Lovatto of Sorento, IL; Sister, Sherry (husband, Charles) Mattox of Springfield, MO; Brothers, Charles Rogers of Kentucky, Gene Froman of Alhambra, IL and Antonio (wife, Heather) Lovatto of Greenville, IL; Former spouse, Robin Rogers of Greenville, IL.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM on Thursday, May 26, 2016 at Perfetti Funeral Home in Sorento with Pastor Troy Huffman of Lifeline Fellowship Church officiating. Burial will follow at Sunnyside Cemetery in Sorento. Visitation will be held on Thursday from 9:00 AM until time of service at Perfetti Funeral Home in Sorento.
Memorials are suggested to Lifeline Fellowship Church.
Perfetti Funeral Home in Sorento is in charge of arrangements.