In Memoriam: Willie Rogers

Willie Rogers

May 4, 1915 – November 18, 2016

Willie Rogers, a resident of UCH’s affordable housing unit, Burlington Tower, died in St. Petersburg, Florida, in November. Willie was the oldest surviving member of the original Tuskegee Airmen well known for their service in World War II. He was 101. Willie was featured in the June 2014 issue of Spirit magazine.

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We extend our thoughts and prayers to his family.