Tara L. (Baker) Rogers, 41, of North Platte passed away Friday, May 3, 2019 surrounded by her family at Great Plains Health.
She was born July 3, 1977 to Lynn and Dallas Baker at North Platte.
She graduated in 1996 from North Platte High School. She was employed at JC Penny’s and Dowhower Construction.
Tara was the youngest female volunteer firefighter and was an EMT for the Fire Department. She was also a member of the Lincoln County Dive Rescue team.
She had the biggest heart and was always willing to lend a hand and most recently volunteering loading trucks for Nebraska flood victims.
Tara was a member of the Eagles Club and played on their pool team. She was also belonged to the Eagle Riders.
She is survived by her parents, Lynn (Jeff) McCammon and Dallas (Rose) Baker; son, Dylan Hill; siblings, Dan (Connie) Baker, Kristy (Nick) Bryant, Adrienne (Steffan) Burnett, Ashley (Brady) Robirds, and Aaron (Jamie) Smith; nieces and nephews, Gracelynn, Taylor, Gavin, Parker, Gia, Brooks, Hannah, Myles, Destiny, Breydon, McKinzie, Anna, Jaylen and Jayce; grandparents, Gloria Lorentzen and George McCammon; aunts and uncles, Robert W. Lorentzen, Sharlyn Scritsmier, Dave (Becky) McCammon, Stanley (Janet) McCammon, Jean (John) Kandt, Beth (Steve) Clair and Dee (Mark) Luttrell; best friend, Lori Sargent; and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Bud and Ruth Bloomstedt, Voris Baker, Emma Kallhoff, Robert S. Lorentzen and Cleda McCammon.
Services will be on Thursday, May 9 at 10 a.m. at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church. Cremation was chosen.
Memorial book signing with family receiving friends will be on Wednesday, May 8 from 6-8 p.m. at Carpenter Memorial Chapel, which is in care of arrangements.
Memorials are suggested for a Firefighter bench at Lake Maloney or to Tara’s son, Dylan’s education. Online condolences may be shared at carpentermemorial.com.