Goshen News, Goshen, IN

Obituaries

December 27, 2013

Wayne L. Wogoman

Wayne L. Wogoman

Feb. 19, 1931-Dec. 27, 2013

GOSHEN — Wayne L. Wogoman, 82, died early Friday morning at I.U. Health Goshen Hospital.

He was born Feb. 19, 1931 in Goshen, to Charles J. and Alethah (Loy) Wogoman.

On June 12, 1953, he married Caryl Jean Miller in Goshen.

She survives along with three children, Karen (Joseph) Holt, Stafford, Va., Margie (David) Zentz, Goshen, and Doug (Wendy) Wogoman, Middlebury; seven grandchildren; and two brothers, Ed (Sandy) Wogoman, Hot Springs, Ark., and David Wogoman, Elkhart.

He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Harold and L. Keith Wogoman.

A lifetime Goshen resident, Mr. Wogoman graduated from Goshen High School in 1949. He was one of the first employees at Fidler’s, Inc., eventually becoming the Vice President of Operations. He retired in 1990 after 42 years.

He served with the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict.

One of his passions was flying, earning his instrument rating in his 50’s.

Mr. Wogoman was one of the founding members of Jefferson Community Church where he served as a deacon. He loved the Lord, his children and grandchildren.

Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Yoder-Culp Funeral Home, Goshen.

An 11:30 a.m. memorial service will be conducted Monday at Jefferson Community Church. The Rev. Ron Spyker will officiate.

A private graveside service will be conducted at Violett Cemetery, Goshen.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to Jefferson Community Church.

Online condolences may be shared at www.yoderculpfuneralhome.com.

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