November 12, 2020
Beverly Ann Rogers, the daughter of William and Edna (Long) Hughes, was born on July 11, 1937, in Bostwick, Nebraska. She died Nov. 6, 2020, at the Superior Good Samaritan Society Home at Superior, at the age of 83 years, 3 months, 26 days.
Bev was a 1955 graduate of Superior High School. On May 1, 1956, she was united in marriage to Billie Rogers at the First Baptist Church in Fairbury, Neb. To this union three children were born: Peggy, David and Mike.
For 35 years Bev was the supervisor of the laundry department at Brodstone Memorial Hospital in Superior. She was a lifelong member of the First Baptist Church and Women’s Baptist Circle. She was also a member of the Brodstone Hospital Auxiliary and a member of a pitch card club. She volunteered at the Nifty Thrifty store and the Vestey Center in Superior. Bev was an avid collector of many things, especially oil lamps and cookbooks which she liked to read. She enjoyed time with her family and was sociable and enjoyed visiting with all she met.
Bev was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Billie; her brothers, Jim and John Hughes; a nephew, Aaron Hughes; and brother in law, Don Kottmeyer.
She is survived by her children, Peggy Rogers of Lincoln, Neb; David Rogers (Jan) of Wilber; and Mike (Kim) Rogers of Omaha. Seven grandchildren: Amanda Goreham (Jerry) of Lincoln, Neb; Brooke Rogers (Blair Page) of Osceola; Katelin Mays (Kyle) of Crete; Grant Rogers of Wilber; and Rachael, Ryan and Reece Rogers of Omaha; five great-grandchildren: Kimbree Rogers, Layla Page, David Rogers, Kiptyn Goreham and Baby Mays; her sister, Dorothy Kottmeyer of Hardy; sisters-in-law, Diana Epp (Gary) of Firth; and Linda Hughes of Fairmont; along with a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, Nov 13, from the Evergreen Cemetery in Superior, with Pastor Natalie Faust officiating.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m., today (Thursday) with the family present to greet friends from 5 to 7 p.m.
Pallbearers are Lee Fintel, Kent Rumery, Phil Kottmeyer, Chris Hughes, Rod Rogers and Keith Shellhase. Honorary pallbearers are Bev’s grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Interment will be in the Evergreen Cemetery at Superior.
Memorials are suggested to go to the Brodstone Memorial Hospital Infusion Center c/o of the Hospital Foundation.
Condolences may be sent to Megrue-Price Funeral Home, 750 N Commercial, Superior, Neb. 68978 or in care of http://www.pricefuneral homes.com.
Megrue-Price Funeral Home of Superior is in charge of the arrangements.