Norman George Rodgers

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State Senator
Democrat
Farmer
Dallas
71
01/14/1985 - 07/11/1985
45

Born September 21, 1927, in Chatfield, Minn., son of William and Rhoda Rodgers. Graduated high school, 1944. Completed 18-month course, American Institute of Business. Married February 6, 1950; wife, Norma. Children, Pamela Kay and Michael Norman. Farmer. Store manager, Thriftway Stores Inc., Creston, 1950-51; Des Moines, 1952-54; field representative, Super Valu Stores Inc., 1955-57; supermarket owner-operator 1957-82. Member: Episcopal Church, National Historical Society, Adel Rotary Club, Elks, Director of Adel Development Corp., Adel Manor. U.S. Navy, 1944-46, 1951, 1952. President Pro Tem Pore 1985-1986. Two terms in Iowa House. Fourth term in Senate.

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State Senator
Democrat
Farmer
Dallas
70
01/10/1983 - 01/13/1985
45

Born September 21, 1927, in Chatfield, Minn., son of William and Rhoda Rodgers. Graduated high school, 1944. Completed 18-month course, American Institute of Business. Married February 6, 1950; wife, Norma. Children, Pamela Kay and Michael Norman. Farmer. Store manager, Thriftway Stores Inc., Creston, 1950-51; Des Moines, 1952-54; field representative, Super Valu Stores Inc., 1955-57; supermarket owner-operator 1957-82. Member: Episcopal Church, National Historical Society, Adel Historical Society, Adel Rotary Club, Elks, American Legion, VFW. Director of Adel Development Corp., Adel Manor. U.S. Navy, 1944-46, 1951, 1952. Two terms in Iowa House. Fourth term in Senate.

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State Senator
Democrat
Farmer/Businessman
Dallas
69
01/12/1981 - 01/09/1983
29

Born Sept. 21, 1927, in Chatfield, Minn., son of William and Rhoda Rodgers. Graduated high school, 1944. Completed 18-month course, American Institute of Business. Married Feb. 6, 1950; wife, Norma. Children: Pamela Kay and Michael Norman. Supermarket owner farmer. Store manager, Thriftway Stores Inc., Creston, 1950-51; Des Moines, 1952-54; field representative, Super Valu Stores Inc., 1955-57; supermarket owner-operator since 1957. Member: Episcopal Church, National Historical Society, Adel Historical Society, Urbandale Chamber of Commerce, Adel Rotary Club, Elks, American Legion, VFW, Iowa Retail Food Dealers Association, Farm Bureau. Director of Adel Development Corporation, Adel Manor and Raccoon Valley State Bank. U.S. Navy, 1944- 46, 1951, 1952. Two terms in Iowa House and third term in Senate.

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State Senator
Democrat
Farmer, Businessman
Dallas
68
01/08/1979 - 01/11/1981
29

Adel 29th Senatorial District Democrat Born Sept. 21, 1927, in Chatfield, Minn., son of William and Rhoda Rodgers. Graduated high school 1944. Completed 18-month course American Institute of Business. Married Feb. 6, 1950, wife, Norma. Children: Pamela Kay, Michael Norman. Supermarket owner-farmer. Store manager Thriftway Stores, Inc., Creston, 1950-1951; Des Moines 1952-1954; field representative Super Valu Stores, Inc., 1955-1957; supermarket owner-operator since 1957. Member Episcopal Church, National Historical Society, Adel Historical Society, Urbandale Chamber of Commerce, Adel Rotary Club, Elks, American Legion, VFW, Iowans for Tax Relief, Iowa Retail Food Dealers Association, Farm Bureau, Director Adel Development Corporation, director Adel Manor, bank director Raccoon Valley State Bank. U.S. Navy 1944-1946, 1951, 1952. Two terms in Iowa House and third term in Senate.

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State Senator
Democrat
Farmer, Businessman
Dallas
67
01/10/1977 - 01/07/1979
29

Adel 29th Senatorial District Democrat Born Sept. 21, 1927, in Chatfield, Minn., son of William and Rhoda Rodgers. Graduated high school 1944. Completed 18-month course American Institute of Business. Married Feb. 6, 1950, wife, Norma. Children: Pamela Kay, Michael Norman. Supermarket owner-farmer. Store manager Thriftway Stores, Inc., Creston, 1950-1951; Des Moines 1952-1954; field representative Super Valu Stores, Inc., 1955-1957; supermarket owner-operator since 1957. Member Episcopal Church, National Historical Society, Adel Historical Society, Adel Chamber of Commerce, Rotary Club, Elks, American Legion, VFW, Iowa Retail Food Dealers Association, Farm Bureau. Director Adel Development Corporation, director Adel Manor, bank director Raccoon Valley State Bank. U.S. Navy 1944- 1946, 1951, 1952. Two terms in Iowa House and second term in Senate.

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State Senator
Democrat
Farmer, Businessman
Dallas
66
01/13/1975 - 01/09/1977
29

Adel Democrat 29th Senatorial District Born Sept. 21, 1927, in Chatfield, Minn., son of William and Rhoda Rodgers. Graduated high school 1944. Completed 18-month course American Institute of Business. Married Feb. 6, 1950, wife, Norma. Children: Pamela Kay, Michael Norman. Supermarket owner-farmer. Store manager Thriftway Stores, Inc., Creston, 1950-1951; Des Moines 1952-1954; field representative Super Valu Stores, Inc., 1955-1957; supermarket owner-operator since 1957. Member Episcopal Church, National Historical Society, Adel Historical Society, Adel Chamber of Commerce, Rotary Club, Elks, American Legion, VFW, Iowa Retail Food Dealers Association, Farm Bureau. Director Adel Development Corporation, director Adel Manor, bank director Raccoon Valley State Bank. U.S. Navy 1944-1946, 1951, 1952. Two terms in Iowa House and second term in Senate.

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State Senator
Democrat
Farmer, Businessman
Dallas
65
01/08/1973 - 01/12/1975
29

Adel Democrat 29th Senatorial District Born September 21, 1927 in Chatfield, Minn., son of William and Rhoda Rodgers. Graduated high school 1944. Completed 18-month course American Institute of Business. He and wife, Norma, married Feb. 6, 1950, in Des Moines. Children: Pamela Kay and Michael Norman. Supermarket owner operator since 1957. Store Manager Thriftway Stores, Inc., at Creston, 1950-1951; Des Moines 1952-1954; field representative Super Valu Stores, Inc., 1955-1957. Member Episcopal Church, Dallas County Koin Klub, New Frontier Club, Adel Chamber of Commerce, Rotary Club, American Legion, VFW, Elks, Iowa Retail Food Dealers Assn., Farm Bureau, Adel Development Corporation. U.S. Navy 1944-1946, 1951, 1952. Small farming interest. Two terms in Iowa House and first term in Iowa Senate.

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State Representative
Democrat
Grocer
Dallas
64
01/11/1971 - 01/07/1973
85

Adel Dallas County Democrat. Born Sept. 21, 1927, in Chatfleld, Minn., son of William and Rhoda Rodgers. Graduated from high school in 1944. Completed an 18-month course at American Institute of Business. He and his wife, Norma Rita, were married Feb. 6, 1950, in Des Moines. Children: Pamela Kay, Michael Norman. Supermarket owner and operator since 1957. Store manager Thriftway Stores, Inc., at Creston, Iowa, 1950-1951; Des Moines, 1952-1954; field representative of Super Valu Stores, Inc., 1955-1957. Member Episcopal Church, Dallas County Koin Klub, New Frontier Club, Chamber of Commerce, Rotary Club, American Legion, VFW, Elks, Iowa Retail Food Dealers Association, Farm Bureau. U.S. Navy 1944-1946, 1951, 1952. Small farming interest. Second term.

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State Representative
Democrat
Grocer
Dallas
63
01/13/1969 - 01/10/1971
36

Adel Dallas County Democrat Born Sept. 21, 1927, in Chatfield, Minn., son of William and Rhoda Rodgers. Graduated from high school in 1944. Completed an 18-month course at American Institute of Business. He and his wife, Norma Rita, were married Feb. 6, 1950, in Des Moines. Children: Pamela Kay, 15; Michael Norman, 6. Supermarket owner and operator since 1957. Store manager Thriftway Stores, Inc., at Creston, Iowa, 1950-1951; Des Moines, 1952-1954; field representative of Super Valu Stores, Inc., 1955-1957. Member Episcopal Church, Dallas County Koin Klub, New Frontier Club, Chamber of Commerce, Rotary Club, American Legion, VFW, Elks, Iowa Retail Food Dealers Association, Farm Bureau. U.S. Navy 1944-1946, 1951, 1952. Small farming interest. Serving first term.

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