The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

November 15, 2012

Audrey M. Rogis

Clinton Herald

CLINTON — July 2, 1916 - Nov. 13, 2012

Audrey M. Rogis, age 96, of Clinton, died Tuesday Nov. 13, 2012, at Mercy North Medical Center.

Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Saturday at the Pape Funeral Home. Visitation will be held Saturday from 9 a.m. until the service hour at the funeral home. Burial will be at Clinton Lawn Cemetery. Casket bearers will be Jeff, Todd, Ryan and Shawn Rogis, Paul Lorenzen and Brian Behr. Online condolences may be left at

Audrey was born on July 2, 1916, in Clinton, the daughter of Magnus and Dorothea (Langheim) Jurgensen. She graduated from Lyons High School. She married Vernon Rogis in 1937 in Clinton; he died in 1965. Audrey was a homemaker and had worked at the former Mount St. Clare College. She was a member of St. John Lutheran Church, the Odeon and the Moose Lodge. She enjoyed sewing, bowling and dancing.

Audrey is survived by her son, Billy Rogis, of Clinton; six grandchildren: Jeff, Todd, Rhonda, Renee, Ryan and Shawn; and nine great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, a brother and five sisters.

Death date: Nov. 13, 2012