Aaron Vogler

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Aaron E. Vogler, 86, of Belleville, IL, born August 18, 1933, in New Athens, IL, died Thursday, October 10, 2019, at Cedarhurst of Collinsville, Collinsville, IL.

Mr. Vogler worked for General American Insurance for 41 years before retirement. He was a member of St. Luke’s Catholic Church, Belleville, IL, and belonged to the St. Luke’s Men’s Club. Aaron was a U.S. Korean War veteran, a member of the American Legion, and was active in local boy scouting.

He was preceded in death by his parents, John D. and Emilie F., nee Gambach, Vogler; a son, Richard Vogler; a brother, Vernon J. (Ruby) Vogler; and a sister, Geraldine K. Williams.

Aaron is survived by his wife of 66 years, Dorothy R., nee Vollmer, Vogler, whom he married on August 25, 1953;
his children, Robert J. (Karen) Vogler, Sheila M. (David) Zubrzycki, Donna A. (David) Krupp, Janice L. (Ronald) Smith, David G. (Diane) Vogler, and John G. (Paula) Vogler;
13 grandchildren;
and one great-grandchild.

Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association or to the American Diabetes Association. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.

Visitation: Friends may visit with the family from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, October 15, 2019, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL, and from 9 to 10 a.m. Wednesday, October 16, 2019, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Freeburg, IL.

Funeral:  A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, October 16, 2019, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Freeburg, IL with Fr. Mark Reyling and Fr. Eugene Neff concelebrating.

Burial will be at St. Joseph’s Catholic Cemetery, Freeburg, IL.


4 Comments on Aaron Vogler

Travis & Melissa Flowers said : Guest Report Oct 21, 2019 at 1:09 PM

Very sorry to hear of the family's loss. Melissa and I will continue to pray for you guys.

  • North Richland Hills
  • TX
Frank X Heiligenstein said : Guest Report Oct 20, 2019 at 2:57 AM

My sympathy to the Vogler family...I always enjoyed having a good discussion with Aaron when I caught up with him.. He will be missed by everyone.....

  • Freeburg
  • IL
Nancy Hall said : Guest Report Oct 16, 2019 at 11:36 AM

I hold many wonderful memories of my Uncle Aaron in a special place in my heart.

  • North Richland Hills
  • TX
Charlotte & Ken said : Guest Report Oct 14, 2019 at 12:13 AM

Praying for Dorothy and the entire family as they mourn the loss of husband, dad, grandpa, and great grandpa.

  • MO

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