Mayor Hancock Laments Passing of Joe Rogers

DENVER – Mayor Michael B. Hancock released the following statement today on the passing of former Lt. Gov. Joe Rogers:

“I am saddened at the sudden and unexpected loss of former Lt. Gov. Joe Rogers.  He was a friend and a trailblazer who rose up from poverty to make a difference in the halls of justice, in education, voting rights and even on the Great Plains of Eastern Colorado.  Our thoughts and our prayers go out to Joe’s family, especially his wife and children.  He will be missed.”

Posted on Oct 09, 2013 (Archive on Nov 09, 2013)
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