Michael Edwin (Mike) Rogers, 76, died Wednesday, Dec 12, 2018 surrounded by his loving family at his home in Twin Falls after a 2 year battle with kidney cancer.
Mike was born January 10, 1942 at Little Blue, Missouri. At an early age his family moved to Oregon and later moved to Lewiston, Idaho.
He started working for Boise Cascade Corporation and retired when the mill closed at Cascade in 2002 with over 30 years of employment.
He met the love of his life in October 1979 by mutual friends. They married in August of 1980 in Caldwell, Idaho.
He is survived by his wife Diane; a son, daughter; Sarah; 3 grandchildren, Cameron, Emily and Rhyleigh; a brother, Dennis; mother-in-law, Joan, sister-in-law, Leona, and many nephews and nieces.
He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers, and a sister.
Mike was a great husband, father, and Papa. His size could be intimidating, but he was a gentle soul.
At his request there will be no services, he just wants everyone to celebrate life with a drink. Cremation is under the direction of Serenity Funeral Chapel Life Celebration Center and Cremation Services of Idaho, Twin Falls. Condolences may be shared at www.serenityfuneralchapel.com