November 9, 1980 ~ July 30, 2003
MERIDEN - Darrell M. Rogers, 22, of 105 Woodland St., died Wednesday, July 30, 2003 at his home. Born in Meriden on Nov. 9, 1980, he was the son of Gene Blair of Waterbury and Celisa Rogers of Meriden. He was a high school graduate and enjoyed football. Besides his parents, he is survived by a brother, Damien Osborn of New Haven; three sisters, Jenelle Parrish of Panama City, FL, Nikkita Rogers and Anijah Rogers, both of Meriden; his stepmother, Ethel Blair of Waterbury; four stepbrothers and sisters, Wilbur F. Clinton of New Haven, Ladora Sanders, Danette Broome and Ramona Barnes, all of Waterbury; a host of aunts, uncles and friends; and his special friend, Catrina Rinson of Meriden. The funeral will be held Monday, August 4, 2003 at 11 a.m. at Mount Hebron Baptist Church, 84 Franklin St., Meriden. The Rev. Willie J. Young will officiate. Burial will be in Walnut Grove Cemetery. Relatives and friends may call at the church one hour prior to the service. Arrangements are under the direction of the Beecher and Bennett Flatow Funeral Home, 48 Cook Ave., Meriden.