Jane Rodgers, 97, of Frankfort, died Wednesday, April 28, 2021 at Wesley Manor. She was born May 5, 1923 in Frankfort, Ind. to Ralph & Dora (Gray) Irwin. She married Edward C. Rodgers on February 14, 1942 and he preceded her in death in May 12, 1979.
Jane was a 1940 graduate of Jackson Township School and attended Indiana University. She worked in advertising for Ellis Jewelry and Frankfort Morning Times and later was a real estate agent for Joe Risse. She was a lifelong resident of Clinton County. She was a former member of the First Presbyterian Church, Frankfort Country Club and Home Ec. Club.
She is survived by 4 daughters: Beverly J. Holloway of Roseland, VA, Barbara J. Johnson of Springville, IN, Susan Robey of Lafayette, IN, Jane Telander of Wimauma, FL, a sister: Margaret “Peg” Evans of Saratoga Springs, NY, 7 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by 2 sisters.
No public visitation or services are planned. Private family burial will take place in Green Lawn Memorial Park. Goodwin Funeral Home, 200 S. Main St., Frankfort is assisting the family with arrangements. Memorial donations may be made to the Frankfort Public Library, 208 W. Clinton St., Frankfort, IN 46041. Please visit goodwinfuneralhome.com where you may share a personal message with the family.