Charles Rogers

Obituary of Charles Buck Rogers

Charles Buck Rogers, 96, of Filer Idaho, passed away August 20, 2019 at St. Luke’s .Magic Valley Medical

Center. He was born on April 6, 1923 in Brea, California to Raymond and Dessie Dunkle. He joined the

Army Air Corps in 1941 and was honorably discharged in January 1946 as a Corporal. He served in the

China Offensive and India Burma campaigns, holding medals in the American and Asiatic Pacific

campaigns; World War II Victory and Good Conduct medals. He had a 20 year career with Whirpool in

Minnesota after his service where he raised his family. He spent most of his retirement years in

Montana and Idaho doing what he loved best – raising horses and hunting in the high country. He was

preceded in death by his parents. Buck is survived by his four children; Joy Morris (Ron), Florida, Chuck

Rogers, Idaho, Cynthia Rogers, Minnesota and Athena Rogers, Ohio; seven grandchildren, Shem, Justin,

Josh, Taryn, Tschan, Adam and Athena; ten great grandchildren, Oliver, Maddie, Rory, Callie, Garrett,

Kyra, Ivy, Ellie, Jireh, Nathan, Sean and Cian.

A graveside service will be held at Magic Valley Veterans Cemetery in Hansen on September 14, 2019 at

11:00am. Final arrangements will be handled by Rosenau Funeral Home in Twin Falls,


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11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Saturday, September 14, 2019
Magic Valley Veterans/Rock Creek Cemetery
3194 N 3800 E
Hansen, Idaho, United States