Gates: Suddenly, on January 10, 2019, Jean S. Rogers (Schoen) was called to Heaven to be with our Lord. She was predeceased by her loving parents Joseph and Lillian Schoen; husband Charles R. Rogers; brothers-in-law Louis Rogers and James LaForty and son-in-law Scott Nuijens. She leaves behind her beloved children Charles (Susan) Rogers, Mark Rogers, Laura Rogers, Douglas (Jennifer) Rogers, Jean Marie Nuijens and Elizabeth Rogers. Also, her brother Thomas (Joanne) Schoen, sister Kathryn LaForty, sister-in-law Vida Rogers; many grandchildren, great grandchildren; nieces, nephews and dear friends. She will be remembered for her beautiful smile, selfless love and her care for others.
The family will have calling hours for friends and family at James R. Gray Funeral Home on Monday, January 14 from 4-7 p.m. Her life will be celebrated at a funeral mass at St. Joseph Church in Penfield, NY on Tuesday, January 15 at 10 a.m. with a reception immediately following in the Fr. Jim Schwartz gathering space. In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to one of Jean’s favorite charities: The March of Dimes or the American Lung Association.