- James Franklin Rogge, known to all as Jim, Coach, or Pa left our earthly journey to go to his eternal home on January 25, 2021.
Jim was born to Christopher and Sarah Rogge on March 3, 1938 simply and uniquely on the farm stead.
He had 3 other siblings ..Kenneth, Elsie and Stanley- all of whom have preceded him into eternal life. Also waiting for him eternally were his parents and wife, Francis DeAnn Rogge.
Missing him dearly are his daughter, Lisa Rogge Blair; grandson, Lukas James Rogge; great-grandson, Dallas Dean Rogge; Jim’s fiancé of 15 years Karen Prouty; his village of Kevin, Marcy, Hayden, Jenna, Kamryn, and Kylee; nieces and nephews and friends too numerous to count.
82 years young served Jim well. While living, whether it was enjoying his family, coaching a high school football team to a State championship, to remodeling and building homes, to making Barnwood creations for a booth during his retirement years, Jim always saw his cup half full.
To God Be The Glory for his strong shoulders, unshakeable faith and unwavering love to all who crossed his path in life.
Due to COVID, the family will be having a private service on Tuesday, Feb 2nd at Signature Funerals. The family welcomes anyone and everyone to attend the graveside service, which will be held at 3:30pm on Tue. Feb 2nd at Pleasant Valley cemetery, 9501 159th St, Overland Park, KS 66221. Immediately following the graveside service, everyone is invited to Jim’s Celebration of Life which will be held at Madison’s Neighborhood Eatery, 917 W. 44th St. Kansas City, MO.
The service will be live streamed on Tuesday, Feb 2nd beginning at 2pm at the following link: James Rogge Link