Grafton – Warren E. Rogers Jr., 73, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018 at Milford Regional Hospital following a lengthy illness.
He is survived by his fiancé, Carol Lipscomb; his children, Julie Rogers, Timothy Rogers and his wife Kendra, Daniel Rogers, Ronald Lipscomb, and James Lipscomb; his grandchildren, Stephanie, Joshua, Cassandra, Joseph, Craig, Jacob, and Abigail; and his brother, Allan Rogers.
Warren was born Oct. 18, 1944 in Needham, son of the late Isabel (Tomaino) and Warren E. Rogers Sr. He graduated from Marian High School and from there spent time living all over New England.
For several years, he called New Hampshire home where he operated his own real estate company and took great joy in his farm. He also lived in western Massachusetts where he worked at the Federal Courthouse in Springfield, and he was an electrician by trade and worked at Dennison among other companies for many years.
Away from work he enjoyed bringing in new seasons tending his gardens, and was known to revel in buying and selling cars.
For the last 10 years, he lived in South Grafton with the love of his life, Carol Lipscomb, and was known to always have a beloved German Shepherd at home.
In lieu of flowers, please honor Warren with a donation to benefit animals that he loved to the ASPCA at www.ASPCA.org.
All are welcome to gather with Warren’s family Saturday, Feb. 17, from 9-10:30 a.m., at Roney Funeral Home, 152 Worcester St., North Grafton, followed by a prayer service at the funeral home at 10:30 a.m. He will then be laid to rest at Fairview Cemetery in South Grafton.
A Book of Memories to share a story or memory of Warren is available online at www.RoneyFuneralHome.com.