1943 - May 15, 2009
Sharon Rogers, a longtime resident of Hayden, died May 15, 2009, at her home in Hayden following a lengthy illness. She was 65.
Sharon was born Aug. 28, 1943, in Ely, Nev., the daughter of Allan J. and Frances L. (Flathman) Liebsack. She was raised and attended school in Ely. After high school, Sharon attended cosmetology school in Nampa, Idaho.
Sharon moved to Colorado and married Kenneth Roby, and to this union a son, Gary, was born. Kenneth died in 1971, and Sharon married Jerry Lee Rogers on July 15, 1975, in Ely. Sharon was a homemaker and also worked for many years as a housekeeper at Routt Memorial Hospital. At various stages in her life, Sharon had lived in Oak Creek, Grand Junction and Craig.
Her cat, Jinx, was the joy of her life.
In later years, Sharon became a member of Faith Lutheran Church in Craig.
She is survived by her son, Gary Roby, of Denver; her brother, James A. Liebsack, of Ely; and many dear friends including Kathy Hockin, who has cared for her for many years.
She was preceded in death by her parents, an infant brother, Dwayne, and her husbands Kenneth Roby and Jerry L. Rogers.
Cremation has taken place and memorial services were held May 20 at Faith Lutheran Church in Craig with Pastor John Turner officiating.
Memorial donations may be made to the church in care of Grant Mortuary, 621 Yampa Ave. Craig, CO 81625.