Richard L. Bogue, 73, Windfall, passed away Monday, Feb. 17, 2014, at St. Joseph Hospital. He was born Sept. 2, 1940, in Windfall, to the late Cletis and Mildred (Whitehead) Bogue. On June 9, 1990, in Hartford City, he married Cindy L. (Poling), and she survives.
Richard graduated from Western High School in 1959. He retired from Chrysler Transmission Plant in 2001 after 37 ½ years, where he was a semi driver. He was a member of Souls Harbor Missionary Baptist Church, Frankfort. Richard enjoyed fishing, riding his snowmobile and working in his yard. He especially loved spending time with his granddaughters.
Surviving are his wife, Cindy L. Bogue, Windfall; son and daughter-in-law, Todd and Millie Bogue, Kokomo; three granddaughters, Amanda, Shelby and Aubrey Sherman; brother and a sister-in-law, Robert and Nina Bogue, Frankfort; nephew, Robbie Bogue; niece, Leighann Bogue; three great-nieces; one great-nephew; and several in-laws.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a daughter, Sonya Ernst.
A celebration of life service will be at a later date.
Memorial contributions may be directed to your favorite charity. You are invited to read Richard’s obituary at www.ellersmortuary.com, where you may sign the guest book or share a personal message for the family. Ellers Mortuary Webster Street Chapel assisted the family with preparing Richard’s obituary.