ORONO – Richard “Dick” A. Rogerson Sr., 78, passed away Jan. 6, 2011, surrounded by family and friends at Maine Veterans Home, Bangor. He was born Oct. 17, 1932, in Bangor, the son of John A. and Aimee (Berry) Rogerson. Richard served his country in the U.S. Air Force. He was a member of Lodge of Elks No. 244, Bangor, and was past president of Fraternal Order of Eagles No. 3177, Brewer. Richard is survived by one son, Richard Rogerson Jr. and his wife, Brenda; one grandson, Daniel Rogerson; three sisters, Alice Reed, Nancy Reed and her husband, Richard, and Shirley Atherton; a very special niece, Debra Doll and her husband, Harold; several other nieces and nephews. The family sends a special thank you to Maine Veterans Home, Bangor, for the wonderful care given to Richard. The family asks for those who wish to remember Richard in a special way to make gifts in his memory to Maine Veterans Home, 44 Hogan Road, Bangor, ME 04401. Arrangements by Memorial Alternatives, 205 Center St., Bangor.