William Ernest Rodgers of Sebeka, Minnesota died on January 27, 2021 at Green Pines Acres Nursing Home in Menahga. He was born on February 1, 1943.
William joined the United States Marines at age 17 and many years later he joined the United States Army. He enjoyed canoeing, traveling and rendezvousing. He raised sheep for many years in the Nimrod area.
William is survived by his wife Irene of 42 years, two sons and a daughter, nine grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and one sister.
He is preceded in death by his parents, a brother and three sisters.
A memorial will be held at Sebeka Methodist Church. Date to be announced.