Kenneth Doyle Rogers, age 82, passed away in his University Park, TX home on January 10, 2022.
Born January 17,1939 in Henderson, TX, he was the son of Douglas C. Rogers and Dorothy D. Rogers. He graduated from Stephen F. Austin State College in 1964 and began his career as an accountant with the firm Haskins & Sells (precursor to Deloitte, LLP) in Dallas, TX. He founded the accounting firms Alexander & Rogers in Lufkin, TX and Ken Rogers & Associates in Nacogdoches, TX. He was a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants.
While working on an audit for Haskins & Sells in Shreveport, LA, he met and married Sally Lou Lohnes. An avid sports fan, he invented the BallQube Baseball Display Case in 1983 and founded the company of the same name. He is survived by his wife, Sally, their daughter, Suzanne Rogers Pham, of Dallas, TX, their son, Brendan Rogers, of Austin, TX, and four grandchildren: Liam Pham, Ethan Pham, Harper Rogers, and Audrey Rogers. He is also survived by siblings Earl Rogers of Henderson, TX and Kay Castleberry of Kaufman, TX.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his brother, Christian, and his sister, Janice. A memorial gathering will take place on Saturday, January 22nd at 11 am at Saint Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church, 8011 Douglas Avenue, Dallas, TX, 75225. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to hospicefoundation.org.