Aaron Lee Rogers
Aaron Lee Rogers, 27 of Tipton died
Wednesday, June 27, 2012 in Muncie.
Aaron was a
son, grandson, brother, nephew, cousin, and friend. He
was born April 9, 1985 in Tipton to Terry Lee & Debra Lynn (Burnette)
Aaron worked for JB Enterprises
of Westfield. He was a member of the Church of Christ.
Aaron attended Tipton High School and graduated from Elwood High School in
2003. He will be remembered for
being a wonderful father to his beautiful Ella, his care-free
spirit, his contagious laugh, his compassionate nature, and his love
He is survived by his daughter, Ella Grace
Rogers; mother, Debra Thomas and husband Bill of Tipton; father, Terry
Rogers and wife Amy of Elwood; sisters, Emily Grace, Stefnie Jones
her husband Kyle, and their children Austan, Brandon, Anna, and Haden
Jones; Hillary Leeson and her children Ava and Ezra; brothers, Andy
Rogers his wife Jen and little Benjamin, PFC Nick Leeson;
grandparents, David and Arnell Burnette of Tipton, Joy Rogers,
well as a host of aunts, uncles, and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather,
Tony Rogers of Elwood.
“So now you’re not there / but your ghost burns
in the air / finally above us the waves have come / to take you
away” (Missing, City and Colour). Thank you for the memories. You
will be dearly missed.
Aaron's funeral will be at 10:00 a.m. Monday,
July 2 at Young-Nichols Funeral Home. Burial
will be in Fairview Cemetery, Tipton. Visitation will be from 1:00
- 6:00 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the Ella Grace Rogers
Trust fund c/o Encompass Credit Union, 201 N. Main St, Tipton,