Funeral services for Elia Rodgers

Elia Angelica Perez Rodgers, beloved wife, Mama, and Uelita, passed away peacefully at the age of 69 on October 24, 2018, at Mary Greeley Medical Center. 

Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, October 30, 2018, at St. John’s Catholic Church in Ogden. Father James Bruch will officiate. Burial will follow at Pilot Mound Cemetery (even though “the ground in Iowa is too damn cold”). A Visitation will be held at the church on Monday, October 29, 2018, from 5 to 7 p.m. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in her honor to the Mary Greeley Medical Center Foundation to celebrate the quality of care she received from the 5th floor oncology staff, or to the Ogden Community Scholarship Foundation in honor of all the children she helped along the way. For online obituaries & condolences, visit:

A full obituary appears in the Oct. 31 issue of The Ogden Reporter.