ROGERS, John "Jack" Raymond, 63, of Toronto, OH, passed away and went peacefully to the Lord Wednesday, February 6, 2013, at the Acuity Specialty Hospital, Steubenville, OH
He was born October 6, 1949, in Steubenville, OH, the son of the late John Thomas and Margaret Amelia Swickard Rogers.
Jack was a 1967 graduate of Toronto High School; was an avid golfer; loved horse racing and was a dedicated coin collector.
He was retired from the Weirton Steel (Arcelor- Mittal) Company Strip Steel Division.
Jack is survived by his brother, James R. (Donna) Rogers; nieces, Jamie Rogers (Jim) Starkey and Shelly Rogers and also nieces that knew him as "Pap Pap," Haley, Emily and Aleah; nephews, Jimmy, Justin, Jack and Isaiah; aunts, Jean and Orliou Swickard and close cousins who stayed by his side.
Visitation hours for Jack will be 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Sunday, February 10, at the Clarke Funeral Home, 302 Main St., Toronto. 740-537-1234 or 855-847- 1240.
A celebration service of Jack's life will be held 11 a.m. Monday, February 11 at the funeral home with Pastor Rob Rowe officiating. Interment will follow at the Island Creek Cemetery, County Road 46 (Church Road, Toronto.
To view the obituary, sign the guest register or send condolences to the family go to www.clarkefuneralhome.com