Veryle A. Rogers, 96, formerly of Darlington and Scales Mound, Ill., passed away Saturday morning, Nov. 19, 2016 at the Shullsburg Home.
Funeral services were 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016 at the Miller & Steinke Funeral Home in Scales Mound, with Pastor Joey Garcea officiating. Burial was in the Scales Mound Twp. Cemetery.
Visitation was 9:30 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home.
Veryle was born near New Diggings, on Feb. 23, 1920, the son of Thomas A. and Goldie (Kimel) Rogers. He farmed his entire life. Veryle loved watching TV, especially golf and game shows. He enjoyed his little blue car.
Surviving are his nieces, June (Jerry) Hancock of Darlington; Gail Smith of Galena, Ill.; Cindy (Steve) VanRaalte of Apple River, Ill. and Tina Kelly of Nora, Ill.; nephews, Earl (Diane) Rogers of Nora and Thomas (Cindy) Rogers of Scales Mound, Ill., and great nieces and great nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers, Leo (Fredericka) Rogers, Don (Pauline) Rogers, a niece Lois Marie Rogers and a nephew-in-law, Tom Smith.
The family wishes to send a special thank you to Sue Elzen for the special care she gave to Veryle throughout the years.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.millerfhed.com