Eugene F. Vogler Sr.


Eugene F., Sr.

Gates: On March 6, 2013, age 88, peacefully at home. Predeceased by his parents Lillian & Charles; brother & spouse Robert (Geraldine); sisters & spouses Verna (Frank) Goole & Marjorie (Walter) Komorowski; daughter-in-law Sandy & infant grandson Chad. Survived by his wife Dorothy Liedl Vogler of 66 ½ years; children Donald (Sandy), Janice (Paul) Hawkins, Rita (Bill) Snyder, James (Jeannine), Eugene, Jr. (Kim) & Larry; grandchildren Charles (Heather), Scott Hawkins, Christopher (Kelly), Jon (Jeannette), Adam (Lindsay), Erin (Brian) Hawkins Sullivan, Michael, Eugene III, Joseph, Katie Snyder, Alexandra, Will Snyder, Andrew, Benjamin Vogler; great-grandchildren Caleb, Morgan, Derrick, Daniel & Abigail Vogler; nieces; nephews & cousins. Gene is a US Navy veteran (1943-46) who served on the USS Mobile, the first ship into Nagasaki which rescued over 1,000 POWs from 5 countries. He is a member of American Legion Post 1830 & VFW. Upon return home, Gene went to work for the US Postal Service & retired in 1985 as Director of Customer Services. After retirement he worked on the family farm. He has been a Gates resident & an active member of Holy Ghost Church since 1930.

Friends may call at the James R. Gray Funeral Home, 1530 Buffalo Rd SUNDAY 2-5 pm. Funeral Mass Monday 11 am at Holy Ghost Church, Coldwater Rd. Burial in Holy Ghost Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, kindly consider the James P. Wilmot Cancer Center.


Funeral Home

James R. Gray Funeral Home
1530 Buffalo Road Rochester, NY 14624
(585) 247-6360

Published in Rochester Democrat And Chronicle from Mar. 9 to Mar. 10, 2013