Fred J. Vogt
Dec. 31, 1919 – July 10, 2013
Fred J. Vogt of Oconomowoc passed away Wednesday, July 10, 2013, at the
age of 93. Fred was born Dec. 31, 1919, in Okauchee, to Edward and Rose
He was married to Ericka Zauritz on Aug. 2, 1943, in Milwaukee.
Fred is survived by his son, Fred Vogt Jr., and daughter, Debra
(Richard) Thompson. He was the dear brother-in-law of George Sachen;
grandfather of Bethany (Dave) Miskimens, Jason Vogt, Samantha (Tobie)
Gravelle and Ericka Thompson; and great-grandfather of Riley and Cade
Miskimens. Fred is also survived by his dear niece, Susan Tweeden, and
his nephew, Douglas Vogt.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his beloved wife, Ericka; a
son, Tom; a sister, Margaret; and a brother, Arthur.
Fred was president of Vogt, Inc. He served in the Air Force during World
War II. He was a member of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, Okauchee Fire
Department and the Okauchee Lions Club, and served on the First
Financial Center Loan Board.
A special thanks to the nurses, aides, volunteers, social worker,
chaplain, dietary staff and housekeeping at AngelsGrace Hospice for
their wonderful care.
They made his last days comforting and peaceful.
Services were Sunday July 14, at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, N50W35181
Wisconsin Ave., Okauchee.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to Holy Trinity Lutheran Church or
AngelsGrace Hospice are appreciated.
Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm- Kreutzmann Funeral and Cremation Services is
serving the family. For more information, call 567-4459 or visit online