Betty Catherine Rogers

June 6, 1931 - May 1, 2021
Laura F. Gann

GALENA, KANSAS: Betty Catherine Rogers, age 89, passed away at 10:25 am, Saturday, May 1, 2021 at Quaker Hill Manor, Baxter Springs, KS following an illness.

Betty was born June 6, 1931 in Quapaw, Oklahoma. She was one of eleven children born to Cyrus and Sadie Gover. She was a lifetime resident of Galena.

Betty was a hairdresser and operated a beauty shop in her home for a number of years. She enjoyed sewing and was an excellent cook.

Betty married Buddy Wayne Rogers on June 7, 1947 in Columbus, KS. He preceded her in death on November 18, 2020. Her daughter, Michelle Long also preceded her in death.

Surviving are two sons, Paul Rogers (Janes Starina) and Jim Rogers (Brandy) all of Galena.

Betty was entrusted to Derfelt Funeral Home, Galena, KS for cremation. The family will have a memorial service at 2:00 pm, Tuesday May 11, 2021 at Lowell Cemetery, Lowell KS.