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Nancy Rogers

December 17, 1941 ~ July 30, 2020 (age 78)


Brunswick - Nancy Rogers, of Carolina Avenue died Thursday, July 30, 2020, at her residence after a long illness.

Born in Troy, she  was the daughter of the late Howard Rogers and Elsie Peterson Rogers. She had resided in Brunswick  and was a graduate of Troy High School.

In 1974, Nancy started as a part time corrections officer and was later appointed as the first female Deputy to the Rensselaer County Sheriff's Department where she worked as a deputy and communications officer for 28 years retiring in 2002.

Nancy  loved spending time and spoiling her great grandsons Blake and Luke. She enjoyed planting flowers, country music, horses, going to Saratoga Casino with her daughter, granddaughter and special friends, Deb Rytel, Sandy Leblanc and meeting up with Dan Plumley. Very often she was found spending time on her porch enjoying her retirement and relaxing.

Survivors include, her daughter, Linda Arnold and son, Charlie (Lucy) Arnold; her grandchildren, Brittney (Daniel) Smania, Christopher Arnold, and Michael (Kelley) Arnold; her great grandchildren, Blake and Luke Smania, Jacob, Kylie, Michael Jr. and Charley Arnold; her sisters, Joann Rogers, Shirley (David) Lossee, and Marjorie Rogers; and her nephew, Scott (Denise) Lossee. She was predeceased by her brother, Howard Rogers.

Relatives and friends may call at the Bryce Funeral Home, Inc.  276 Pawling Avenue Troy on Monday, August 03, 2020 from 3 - 7PM.

Funeral service will be held Tuesday at 10 AM at the funeral home  with Rev. Paul Carney officiating. Face covering and social distancing are required both outside and inside during visitation and services.

Interment will be in  Elmwood Hill Cemetery Troy.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in memory of Nancy Rogers to the Mountain View Fire Company 2 Shaffer Ave Troy, NY 12180. 

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Nancy Rogers, please visit our floral store.


August 3, 2020

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Bryce Funeral Home, Inc.
276 Pawling Avenue
Troy, NY 12180

Funeral Service
August 4, 2020

10:00 AM
Bryce Funeral Home, Inc.
276 Pawling Avenue
Troy, NY 12180


Mountain View Fire Company
2 Shafter Avenue, Troy NY 12180

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