"A.J." Allen Joseph Rodgers drifted away to heaven on May 5th, 2015. He would have been 26 years old on May 9th.
He's leaving behind many family members from his residence at the Gingerbread House in Rolla where he has been loved and cared for the last thirteen years.
He is also leaving behind his mother, Wanda Rodgers and special dad, Bill; brother, Adam Rodgers; sister Anna Long and Tim of Belle, MO, sister, Angie Fieseler and Jake of Holts Summit, MO, sister, Ashley Perkins of Stockton, MO, sister, Heather Brown and Glen of Hillsboro, MO; father, George Rodgers of Belle, MO. step-brother, Billy Murphy of Forsythe, MO and many nieces, nephews, and other friends.
He is joining his grandparents who were waiting in heaven with open arms.
Private family services will be held at a later date.