Fall 2013

 

A. Raymond Rogers ’49, Aug. 27, 2013, in Trenton, Maine, at 87. Prior to Colby he served as a naval airman in the Pacific at the end of World War II. His career in education included teaching, coaching, and working in administration in New England, including 14 years as superintendent at Regional School No. 7 in Winsted, Conn. He retired in 1984 and spent winters in Waterville and summers in Trenton. He enjoyed antiques and reading, and he was active in the Universalist Unitarian Church in Waterville and in the Maine Reads program. Predeceased by his parents, A. Raymond ’17 and Harriet Eaton Rogers ’19, and grandfather Harvey D. Eaton 1887, he is survived by his wife of 65 years, Joan “Jay” Smith Rogers ’49, sisters Estelle Rogers MacDonald ’39 and Martha Rogers Beach ’42, two sons, three daughters, and eight grandchildren.