Obituaries: David A. Rogers, Sr.

Rogers, David, A., Sr., 61, of Bristol, husband to Cathy (Tubbs) Rogers, passed away July 11, 2016 at his home here in Bristol. Born on June 10, 1955 in Lewiston, ME, he was a son of the late Stanley and Grace (Chaput) Rogers. David was a foreman for Cutting Edge Landscaping for 20 years. In his free time, David loved to go camping and enjoy the outdoors. David loved to cook, too, providing everyday meals for his family as well as providing food for picnics and cookouts with his family and friends. David was also a big NASCAR fan, watching every race he could. Besides his wife Cathy, David leaves his son David Rogers, Jr. and his girlfriend April Gerhardt of Bristol, CT; his daughter Shannon Rogers of Bristol, CT; three brothers Paul Fregeau, William Rogers, and Danny Comes, all of Bristol, CT; three sisters and a brother-in-law Susan Fantasia of Vero Beach, FL, LouAnne Porrini of Bristol, CT, and Sandra and Bill Miller of Bristol, CT; two grandchildren Jeremey and Jayden, and several nieces and nephews. David was predeceased by two brothers Philip Fregeau and Michael Rogers. A funeral service for David will be held on Friday, July 15, at 12pm at DuPont Funeral Home, 25 Bellevue Ave., Bristol. Burial will be at the convenience of the family. Calling hours will be Friday morning from 10-12pm at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 825 Brook St., I-91 Tech Center, Rocky Hill, CT 06067. Family and friends may leave a condolence message by visiting www.DUPONTFUNERALHOME.comRogers