Joe Rogers



Age: 49


Summary: former lieutenant governor of Colorado from 1998 to 2002 who became the last lawmaker independently elected to that position after he was elected in 1998 to a four-year-term under then-Republican Governor Bill Owens, but the two clashed repeatedly prompting a law allowing gubernatorial candidates to pick their own running mates.



Cause of Death: Medical complications


Born: July 8, 1964


Died: October 7, 2013


Location: Denver, Colorado