OGDEN, Sr., John E. JOHN E. OGDEN, SR. John E. Ogden, Sr., of Largo, passed away May 15, 2014. Born in Franklin, IN, August 6, 1918 to Joseph and Julia Ogden. Graduated Alva Neal High School in 1936 and from Franklin College - Cum Laude - Class of 1947. John was a U.S. Army veteran who began his service as Private and received an honorable discharge as 1st Lieutenant. He was appointed Special Agent, F.B.I., in 1947. John served as Special Agent Investigator in Cleveland, Philadelphia Divisions; Special Agent Supervisor in FBI headquarters in Washington, DC; a Special Agent Investigator and Supervisor in Atlanta Division where he retired in 1978. John served the State of Georgia as an investigator for the Judicial Qualifications Commission from 1978 to 1995 when he retired. John was preceded in death by wife of 49 years, Rosemarie Keane Ogden. He moved to Largo in 2013, Florida, to live with his daughter and son-in-law, Kathy and Glen Johansen where he enjoyed the company of his three granddaughters and three great-grandchildren. John is also survived by son, John E. Ogden, Jr. of Atlanta and his three children and three grandchildren. Family services will be held in Franklin, Indiana May 31st with Swartz Mortuary.
Swartz Family Community Mortuary
300 South Morton Street Franklin, IN 46131
Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on May 19, 2014