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Raymond Albert Rogers

 Raymond Albert Rogers, 93, of Clinton, IL passed away at 10:15 AM, May 19, 2022 at St. Clara’s, Lincoln, IL.


No services are planned at this time.  The family has entrusted Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, IL with cremation rites.


Raymond was born August 1, 1928 in Edwardsville, PA the son of John Leo and Elizabeth (Zimmerman) Rogers, Sr.  He married Connie Lou Fortner February 14, 1950 in Clinton, IL  she passed away February 27, 2022.


Survivors include his children, Ricky Allen Rogers, Taylorville, IL; Cathy Sue Downs, Clinton, IL; and Cris Lynn (Loretta) Rogers, Clinton, IL, along with several grandchildren and great grandchildren.


He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, John L. Rogers, Jr.


Raymond was a U.S. Air Force veteran where he served as a navigator and a member of the First Christian Church, Clinton, IL.  He was retired from Revere Copper & Brass where he worked as a tool and die maker.  Raymond was a member of the Clinton Kiwanis and a retired I.H.S.A. official.