Woonsocket —Leon Rogers Jr, 69, of River St. died Monday, March 19, 2018 in Landmark Medical Center with his family by his side. He was the husband of Bonnie (Ricotte) Rogers.
Born in Little Rock Arkansas, son of the late Leon and Isabella (Vance) Rogers Sr.
Leon worked for Cott Color McDermick in Franklin for 45 years prior to retiring.
He enjoyed fishing and working on cars, he was very good with his hands. He also enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.
Besides his wife Bonnie, he is survived by his four children; Mark Rogers of Woonsocket, Christine Roger-Pesso and her husband Alphonso of Woonsocket, Sandra Barrat of Providence and Richard Rogers and his wife Jen of Woonsocket.
One sister, Barbara Turner of Tampa, FL. Two brothers, Joe-Willie Rogers of Woonsocket and Lee Lee Rogers of Atlanta, Georgia. Twelve grandchildren and Nine great-grandchildren.
He was also the brother of the late Frank Rogers and Dorothy Tolson-Wright.
A Funeral Home Service will be held on Wednesday, March 28, 2018 at 7 PM in the
S. DiPardo Memorial Chapel Funeral Home 1583 Diamond Hill Rd. Woonsocket, RI 02895. Burial will be private. Relatives and friends are invited; visitation is from 5-7 PM prior to the service.