Roger J. Hart

Published 5:28 pm Tuesday, November 30, 2010

Born a short 90 years ago in Rochester, NY, Roger J. Hart died Tuesday, November 23, 2010.

He was predeceased by his beloved wife, Mildred. He was a loving and devoted father to his two daughters, Candice (Paul) Rogers and Holly (John) Anderson (121 St. Andrews Way, Greenville, SC 29607). Also surviving are his grandchildren Legan (Mark) Featherstone, Brian and Kerri Rogers; great-grandchildren Cameron and Christopher Rogers, Ethan Rogers and Hayden Featherstone, many close friends and riding partners.

Roger was a retired letter carrier of 35 years in Fairport, NY, and served stateside in the U.S. Army during WWII.

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His life and passion outside of his family was his love for horses and the friendships he made through them.

No calling hours; Celebration of Life to be held at a date to be determined. Donations can be made to Foothills Equestrian Nature Center (FENCE), 3381 Hunting Country Rd., Tryon, NC 28782.

Condolences may be left at

Petty Funeral Home & Crematory, Landrum.