Robert “Bob” Morris Rogers, of Saint Peters, MO, passed away Wednesday, November 24, 2021, at the age of 80. Beloved husband of Diana Rogers; cherished son of the late Lawrence and Peggy Rogers; devoted father of Curtis (Christy) Rogers, Joseph Rogers and Melissa (Fiancé Jeff) Rogers; loving grandfather of Brittni, Kayla, Olivia, Sydney, Liza, Samantha and Robert; dear brother of Joan (Don) Wykis, Mary Elrod and Jean Rogers; brother-in-law of Debby (Dan) Relling and J. R. (the late Gary) Linn; Bob is also survived by his mother-in-law Rosalie Adams; Bob was a loving uncle, relative and friend to many.
Bob spent most of his life in Peoria, IL until moving to St. Peters, MO, 12 and ½ years ago. He enjoyed spending time with his church family at First St. Charles United Methodist Church. He started his career as an educator and coached football and wrestling for many years. Bob would later move on and become a successful salesman. He loved sports, including his Chicago Cubs and Chicago Bears, along with horse racing. He also played golf for a long time and enjoyed boating on the Illinois River. Bob was an outdoorsman who loved fishing and camping with his children. He enjoyed traveling and always noted that it was 5 o’clock somewhere.
Spending time with his grandchildren was a great joy. Bob was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by all that knew him.