Partly Cloudy

52°F

Powell, WY

Partly Cloudy

Humidity: 83%

Wind: 11 mph

Christine R. Rodgers

Chris Rodgers Chris Rodgers

(Sept. 30, 1950 - March 1, 2018)

Christine R. Rodgers, 67, passed away on Thursday, March 1, 2018.

Chris was born in Racine, Wisconsin, on Sept. 30, 1950, to Edward and Rose (nee, Mintler) Mianecki.

She graduated from Carthage College with a bachelor’s degree in business administration. Chris served in the U.S. Army Reserve. She retired from Modine Manufacturing after 31 years.

In retirement, Chris moved to Clark, Wyoming, and worked part-time for the Clark School. She was active in Junior Achievement and the American Red Cross. Chris enjoyed being with her family and friends at a Living Memorial on Jan. 25.

Chris is survived by her husband of 37 years, Randal Rodgers; her son, Fritz (Jessica) Larsen; her brothers and sisters, Phyllis Olsen, Ronald Mianecki, Richard (Ginny) Mianecki, Gary (Sue) Mianecki, Robert (Lin) Mianecki, Cyndi Phillips, Judy (Brian) Hanson and Girard (Cathy) Mianecki; and her former husband and dear friend, Allen Larsen. Chris is also survived by her cats, Baxter, Fingers, Pookie; and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; four brothers; and one sister.

In keeping with Chris’s wishes, cremation has taken place. A celebration of her life is being planned for later this summer.

Her family wishes to thank Kim and LaDonna from Grace Hospice for the wonderful care they gave to Chris.

Purath-Strand Funeral Home & Crematory in Racine, Wisconsin, is assisting the family with arrangements, and condolences can be shared at www.purath-strand.com.

“And though she be but little, she is fierce.”

Leave a comment

All comments are initially screened to avoid spam and profanity, and your comment may take some time to appear on the site. The Powell Tribune reserves the right to not publish inappropriate comments.
Fields marked (*) are required.

More in this category:

Subscribe

Get all the latest Powell news by subscribing to the Powell Tribune today!

Click here to find out more!

E-Edition

Our paper can be delivered right to your e-mail inbox with a subscription to the Powell Tribune!

Find out more here!

Stay Connected

Keep up with Powell news by liking us on Facebook or following us on Twitter.

Go to top