Geraldine Vogt Obituary

Geraldine M. Vogt
Geraldine M. "Gerry" Vogt
Geraldine M. Vogt

July 6, 1948 - September 6, 2005
Born in Evanston, IL
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Mrs. Geraldine M. "Gerry" Vogt, 57, passed from this life after a three year, courageous battle with cancer on Tuesday, September 6, 2005 at home. Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Friday, September 9, 2005 at Grandview Park Funeral Home.

Gerry was born in Evanston, IL on July 6, 1948 and moved to Oskaloosa, marrying Richard Vogt on October 17, 1964. They had three children. She has lived in Des Moines since 1985.

She was a much loved wife, mother, grandmother, sister, sister-in-law and friend. Gerry loved life, family and friends. She loved her sister weekends, and enjoyed her yard and flower garden. She was always ready to help others in need, and was a joy to be with.

Gerry is survived by her husband, Mr. Richard J. Vogt, Sr. of Des Moines, Iowa; sons, Richard J. (Jennifer) Vogt, Jr., David K. (Carolyn) Vogt, and Michael D. Vogt, all of Des Moines; grandchildren, Seana, Holly, Gage, R.T., Eva and Alec of Des Moines; sisters, Janet LaPlume, Nancy Mott, Susan Fleener and Deborah Grubb; brothers, John McCann, Robert McCann, James McCann and Steve McCann; sisters-in-law, Connie Halsey and Sharon Jemison; brother-in-law, Mike Vogt; and father-in-law, Melvin Vogt.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Eva McCann and sister, Patricia Davis.

Visitation will be after 5 p.m. on Thursday, September 8 at Grandview Park Funeral Home, with the family present from 5 to 8 p.m.




Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Thursday, September 8, 2005
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Friday, September 9, 2005
1:00 PM