Verna Jean Rogell, age 94, October 25, 2006, longtime resident of Detroit, and more recently or New Port Richey, Florida. Loving mother of Carol Young, Cynthia Dumser and Thomas Schlarman; and step-mother of Robert Rogell. Proud grandmother of Ann and John Dumser; and great grandmother of 3. She was preceded in death by her husdand William G. Rogell. Mr. Rogell was a former Detroit City Councilman and shortstop for the Detroit Tigers, winning the 1935 World Series with the club. A private service will be held at a later date.