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Obituary: William “Bill” Allen Rodger

William “Bill” Allen Rodger

William “Bill” Allen Rodger

William “Bill” Allen Rodger, a loving husband, father and grandfather died peacefully on Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018, in his home in Prescott, Arizona. He was 90.

Bill was born in Detroit, Michigan, to Florence and Robert Rodger on July 17, 1928. Bill had two sisters, Marjorie Shepherd and Donna Berry, who are deceased. Bill attended the University of Michigan where he graduated with a degree in civil engineering.

Bill had a long and successful career with the engineering manufacturing company, Ameron, and retired in 1989. Bill was an avid golfer and enjoyed the outdoors. He was a member of the hiking club in Prescott and explored many of the national parks during summer camping trips.

Bill is survived by his wife, Peggy; her three children, Zack, Lisa and Jason; his three children, Barbara, Bruce and Betty; his five grandchildren.

A service will be held at 2 p.m., on Saturday, Nov. 10 at Ruffner-Wakelin Funeral Home in Prescott. Arrangements entrusted to Ruffner-Wakelin Funeral Homes and Crematory. Please visit to sign the online guestbook and share a memory with the family.

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