Rogers, Glenn Johnston

January 30, 1939 ~ August 23, 2021

ROGERS, Glenn Johnston – surrounded by family, Glenn passed away at C.E.E. hospital, Petrolia on Monday, August 23, 2021 at the age of 82. Beloved husband of Edith (Ellenor) for 59 years. He is predeceased by his parents William and Stella (Johnston) and his sisters Kathleen Burnard (Reginald) and Marion Hyatt (Ross). Loving father of Catherine Rogers (Pat Clark) and Thomas Rogers (Lisa). Grandfather of Stephanie, Rachel and Emma. Glenn will be greatly missed by family, friends and neighbours in the Brigden community, where he lived and worked the family farm.

Funeral Details
Cremation has taken place. A private family memorial service will take place at a later date.

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  1. Have many fond memories of Glenn and myself from the days at the Brigden Co-op from the late 80s to the late 90s. He was a trusted friend truly was one of the best . And I will now miss the opportunity to just stop and visit with him..Rest in peace my friend.

  2. Edith and family, we are so sorry to hear that Glenn has passed away. Sending our deepest sympathy to everyone. Hugs Randy, Gail and family

  3. We are very sadden time hear the passing of our grandpa. He will be deeply missed and will continue to be loved by all who knew him. Finally at rest for all eternity.

  4. We are extremely saddened to hear and announce the passing of my grandfather Glenn. He was loved by many people around him and will continue to be deeply missed by his family, friends and local community.

    As we mourn the loss of my grandfather, it makes us realize that nothing is more painful in this world then losing someone you love so dearly. It breaks our heart to come to terms that he is no longer with us. We will cherish all the wonderful memories that we share together.

    Until we meet again.

  5. We are saddened by the news of Glen’s passing. May God comfort you and warm memories help you at this time.
    Alan and Marie

  6. sorry to hear of Glen’s passing Edith, he was a good friend to Lee B. and I when we walked the railway tracks from Brigden to visit him on Saturdays years ago.

  7. Don and I are deeply saddened at the passing of Glenn. He was such a good neighbour and friend for many years when we lived on 80 Hwy. He will be missed by all of you.

  8. Dear Edith and family.I am very sorry to hear of Cousin Glenn’s passing.Aunt Stella(Glenn’s Mom)was my Grandma Mabel Salts sister.Cherish your memories and may they help you and your family through this sad and difficult time.Thinking of you all. Nancy(Salts) Hibbert

  9. Edith and family. So sorry to hear of the passing of. Glenn. He was a quiet and great man. Remember him when we were young. Prayers go out to you and your family. Daniel sure liked him.

  10. Dear Edith and family,
    I am saddened to lose another cousin.Only one cousin left in our generation of the Nisbet/Rogers families,
    I remember the good times we had as kids, great family picnics, and wintertime sledding on the little hills at Uncle Willies. Sending love and sympathy.