Juneau resident Katherine "Kathy" Laverne Rogers, 80, died Saturday, Oct. 25, 2003, at Bartlett Regional Hospital in Juneau.
She was born May 23,1923, in Virginia. In her early years in Alaska, she commercially fished and in her later years, she was a Certified Nursing Assistant caring for elderly people in their homes.
Her family wrote, "She was a caring and generous person who loved her family, her kitty and her dear friends who will miss her at Mountain View Senior Housing."
She was preceded in death by her granddaughter, Loreese Sophia Hennagin.
She is survived by her adopted daughter, Karen Wilson of Kenai, and her companion, Allen Stephens.
Burial was at Alaskan Memorial Park.