Robert Lee Rogers

November 6, 1961January 8, 2019

Robert Lee Rogers Jr. 57, passed away Tuesday morning January 8, 2019 after an extended illness. He was born in Decatur, Illinois on November 6, 1961 and lived with his parents in LaGrange, Georgia for the last 4 years of his life. He is survived by his mother, Kay Bonacorsi, and stepfather, Bill Bonacorsi of LaGrange; sister, Colleen Nix of Pensacola Florida; brothers, Mike Rogers of Gainsville, Florida; Don Peters of Oklahoma; and nieces and nephews.

Robert served in the Navy as an electronic technician, and continued in this line of work after discharge, living in St. Petersburg Beach, Florida. Robert also worked as an assistant chef at several renowned restaurants in St Petersburg Beach, Florida. He later moved to Pensacola, Florida for a number of years before coming to LaGrange, Georgia.

During his illnesses, Robert received outstanding medical services from the Veterans Administration facilities in Biloxi, Mississippi, Atlanta, Georgia, and Newnan, Georgia.

There will not be any formal services or visitation in LaGrange. Striffler Hamby is in charge of arrangements. At a later date there will be a private memorial in Pensacola, Florida.

Arrangements are by Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, 1010 Mooty Bridge Road, LaGrange, GA 30240, (706) 884-8636.


  • Kay and Bill Bonacorsi, Mother and Step Father
  • Colleen Nix, Sister
  • Mike Rogers, Brother
  • Don Peters, Brother
  • Robert Lee Rogers leaves behind several nieces and nephews to cherish his memory.


  • No scheduled service in LaGrange.

Robert Lee Rogers

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