BRAUNFELS, TX — Linda Mae Rogers of New Braunfels, Texas, formerly of Newburyport, and St. Johnsbury, Vt. died at home with her husband and daughters by her side after a nine-year battle with breast cancer.
She attended St. Johnsbury Academy in Vermont, Bringham Young University in Utah, and Nursing School at Metropolitan State College of Denver. Linda worked at Anna Jacques Hospital, Amcare Ambulance in Newburyport, and Denver General Hospital.
Linda was a creative artist who worked in many different mediums. She was incredibly talented in pen and ink, photography, and designing clothing and jewelry. Her works have been displayed at the Air Force Academy as well as published in various academic texts. Her talents have been passed down through future generations and her family and friends will forever cherish the works she leaves behind.
Linda loved the mountains and felt a connection with nature. She enjoyed spending time hiking, camping, and being with her family in the mountains. Linda and her family loved traveling throughout the country and the world, achieving her lifetime goal of visiting all fifty states and the Louvre.
Linda is proceeded by her father, Steven deCsesznak and survived by her husband, Douglas Rogers, daughters Shauna Wilson and Stephanie Evans; her Mother June deCsesznak; brother, Steven deCsesznak, sister Donna Martyn, and her grandchildren, Heidi Wilson, Hannah Wilson, Jamin Wilson, Zachary Evans and an Evans baby due in December.
ARRANGEMENTS: Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at 11:15 a.m. in the F.S. Roberts and Son Funeral Home, 14 Independent St., Rowley. Burial will follow in the South Byfield Cemetery, Jackman Street, Georgetown. A Period of visitation will precede the funeral from 9 to 11 a.m. at the funeral home. For information, directions or to send condolences visit www.fsrobertsandson.com.