Sandra Kay (Peck) Rogg, 72, of rural Russell, Kansas, passed away Wednesday, October 7, 2015 at the Salina Regional Hospital in Salina, Kansas.
Sandra was born October 15, 1942 in Russell, Kansas, the daughter of Ralph and Hester (Milberger) Peck. She grew up in Bunker Hill and graduated from Bunker Hill High School. She then attended Wichita State University where she obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Business.
Sandra was united in marriage to Verne Lee Rogg on October 8, 1961 in Russell. This union was blessed with three children; Eric, Pamela and Scott. They made their home in Russell. Verne preceded her in death in November of 2001.
Sandra was a crop agent for Farm Bureau Insurance in Russell for over 24 years. Earlier in life she worked at the Cattlemen’s Bank in Wichita. She also worked in the business office of the Smokey Hill Public Television Station in Bunker Hill. She was a member of the Trinity United Methodist Church. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star for over 50 years and a Board member of the Bunker Hill Museum. She enjoyed oil painting, art, sculptures, water skiing, spending time at the Lake, tending her flower garden, traveling and spending time with Merl and socializing with family and friends.
Surviving family include her daughter, Pamela Rogg of Austin, Texas; son, Scott Rogg of Russell, Kansas; beloved fiancé Merl Parde of Minneapolis, Kansas; brothers, Curtis Peck (Mary) of Wichita, Kansas and Dr. Roger Peck (Norma) of Manhattan, Kansas; sister, Lauree Johnson (Ron) of Ellis, Kansas; and grand dog Comet. She was preceded in death by her parents, son Eric Rogg, and brother Frank Peck.
Celebration of Sandra’s Life will be held at 11:00 AM Tuesday, October 13, 2015 at the Trinity United Methodist Church. A private family burial of ashes will follow at a later date. No visitation will be held. A Memorial has been established with the Bunker Hill Cemetery Fund. Contributions and condolences may be sent to Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, who is in charge of these arrangements.