Senator Norman George Rodgers View All Years

Compiled Historical Information
Birth Place: Chatfield, MN
Birth Country: USA
Party Affiliation: Democrat
Assemblies Served:
Senate: 65 (1973) - 71 (1985)
House: 63 (1969) - 64 (1971)
Home County: Dallas
Norman George Rodgers
Dallas County
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.