Arletha Rogers

December 28, 2018

Arletha Rogers, 39, of Kankakee, passed away Dec. 20, 2018 at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago.

She was born Sept. 12, 1979, in Kankakee, the daughter of Victor Rogers Sr. and Lynne Tucker.

Arletha worked as a mental health tech II at Shapiro Developmental Center in Kankakee. She had been a resident of the Kankakee area for 39 years.

Her hobbies included baking, gardening, taking care of her pets, watching Netflix and spending time with her family.

Surviving are one son, Emanuel Rogers, of Kankakee; one daughter, Tia Rogers, of Kankakee; paternal grandmother, Lillie Mae Rogers, of Meadville, Miss.; her father, Victor (Lorraine) Rogers Sr., of Pembroke Township; and her mother, Lynne Rogers, of Kankakee; one brother, Victor (Lashonda) Rogers Jr., of Bourbonnais; and three sisters, Aretha Rogers, of Bradley, Angela Rogers, of Kankakee, and Lashonda Rogers, of Bourbonnais.

Preceding her in death were her maternal grandmother; paternal grandfather; and many cousins.

Visitation will be from 9 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 29, until the 10 a.m. funeral service at Church of the Cross, 13043 E. 2260S. Road, Pembroke Township, with the Rev. Mary Jackson officiating. Burial will be in Momence Cemetery, Momence. Please sign her online guestbook at leggettfuneral.net.


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