Johnson Walton Funeral Home

Brian M. Rogers

Brian M. Rogers

Brian M. Rogers, 34, of Holland Township, NJ, passed away on Thursday, September 19, 2019 at St. Luke's Warren Campus in Phillipsburg, NJ, from complications arising from heart failure.

Born March 4, 1985 in Raritan Township, NJ, Brian was a lifelong resident of Holland Township. He graduated from Delaware Valley Regional High School and Xavier University in Cincinnati, OH. Brian worked most recently in the health care and insurance services industries.

Brian had an enormous cache of friends, as well as a large extended family. He loved music, spending time at the beach, and playing golf with his many friends at Oak Hill Golf Club, where he was a member for years. Brian was especially fond of children and animals. He will be remembered for his kindness, generosity, and gentle personality. Brian was one of the most generous people you could meet. He continued, even in death, to help others by being an organ donor.

Brian is survived by his parents, Michael and Jan Rogers of Holland Township, NJ, his sisters Kelly Ann Henriques and her husband Cavill of Pohatcong Township, NJ, and Erin Rogers of Boulder, CO, his grandmother Veronica Kukelski, his niece Kaya and nephew Koen, and countless relatives and friends.

The family will receive relatives and friends for a visitation on Monday, September 23, 2019 from 4-7 PM at the Johnson-Walton Funeral Home, 24 Church Road, Holland Township, NJ. A Celebration of Brian's Life will take place at the end of the visitation at 6:45 PM.

In lieu of flowers, the family welcomes memorial contributions be made to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 417005, Boston, MA 02241.


From: Bob Reed
Jan and Mike, I’ll be unable to be there tomorrow (In Alabama) but want to let you know how sorry I am to learn of Brian’s passing. No words are capable of diminishing your pain, but I pray that time will reduce the sorrow of your loss and you will be left only with loving memories of your son. Yours, Bob Reed

From: Chris J Agans
Sincerest condolences... this was a truly great young man. Thoughts and prayers for Mike and Jan and the entire family. In sadness and friendship, Chris

From: Sharon and Paul Ransavage
Dear Jan and Mike, We are so deeply saddened to learn of the loss of your beautiful son, Brian. May the memories of his wondrous life ease your sorrow .

From: Colleen Ward
On behalf of the award family we send our deepest condolences. God grant you peace at this difficult time.

Victor Rotolo: So very sorry to learn of this terrible loss. You will all be in my thoughts and prayers.

From: Katherine Wagner
My deepest sympathy to all of the Rogers' family on the loss of Brian. I hope happy memories of him will sustain you until you meet again in Heaven. My sincere condolences, Kathy Wagner

From: Pamela Rogers and Samantha Diltz
Dear Aunt Jan, Uncle Mike, Kelly, and Erin: Brian was an incredible person and loved by all. His gentle soul, loving, warm heart was embraced by all he met. He will be missed terribly and not a day will go by we won’t think of him lovingly. I’m blessed to have known him and proud to have been his cousin. I know my father has him right by his side. I love you all so very much. Love, Pammy.

From: Diana Fredericks
May your memories of Brian and the love of your family surround you and give you strength and peace in the days ahead.

From: Vicki & Greg Dennis (Koehler)
Sending healing prayers and comforting hugs. We will keep your family in our thoughts today and all the days ahead.

From: Patrick J Cerillo
There are no words that are sufficient that our family can say to you, except we send our love and our prayers to your entire family at this time of grief. May God bless you and keep you now and always.

From: Robert & Rita Korlesky
Rogers Family, we were so sorry to hear of the passing of Brian. Our thoughts and prayers go out to all of you at this difficult time. We have some fond memories of a blonde-headed, polite young man. Condolences to all of you.

From: Cheryl and Al Iannacone
Dear Mike and Jan...we are so saddened to hear of the loss of Brian. Our prayers for you and the families as you go thru this very sad and difficult time.

From: Michael Robertson
Dear Mike and Jan, I am so sorry for you loss. My thoughts and prayers will be with you and your family during this difficult time.

From: Rose & Mark Godby
Thinking of all of you at this too-difficult time, and we know there are truly no words for this. Hoping you are able to take some comfort in knowing that Brian’s kind heart affected every one who ever knew him. His passing is felt deeply by everyone surrounding you, and we wish we were there too to hug you tight. There is no doubt that Brian’s loving soul is already with you and will always be close by.

From: Alfredo Zavaleta
My heart felt sympathies go to you and your family , Mike.

From: Robert W, Smith
Our prayers go out to the Rogers family for their loss of Brian. May God Bless him. Robert & Marianne Smith (Smitty)

From: Tara Pietrucha
My deepest condolences to Brian's family. I will always remember Brian as a standup guy, always nice, funny, awesome brother and loving uncle. I am grateful to have known him and to be friends with his sister Kelly. You all are so wonderful and everyone loves you. My love and prayers for your family and Brian.

From: Bob & Joan Kolonia
Rogers family - we are so sorry for your loss - such a lovely young man - taken too soon. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.

Dear Mike and Jan, My husband Mike and I were away when we received this sad news, and were unable to attend the visitation. Please accept our deepest condolences for your loss.

From: Michael V Kerwin
Mike and Jan, Our love and prayers go out to you and to your family. Mike and Patsy

From: Nancy Coolbaugh
Michael and Jan, I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your son. I just heard this terrible news. My prayers are with you all. Sincerely Nancy Coolbaugh

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