Thomas Leon Ogan, 74

Thomas Leon Ogan, 74, rural Wabash, died at 3 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 13 at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne.  He was born Sept. 12, 1939 in Wabash to John Kenneth and Mary Catherine (Pence) Ogan.

Tom was a 1957 graduate of Noble Township High School, and attended Purdue University.  He married Beverly Joan Culver in Wabash, on Oct. 22, 1960.  He retired from Delphi in Kokomo after 41 years.  Tom was a member of the Living Faith Lutheran Church in Wabash.  He enjoyed watching sports.

He is survived by his wife, Beverly Joan Ogan, Wabash; two children, Rick L. Ogan, Pendleton, and Karin K. (Doug) Brown, Wabash, four grandchildren, Kenneth D. Ogan, Pendleton, Cody D. Brown, Wabash, Kristin Ogan, Elwood,  and Shannon E. (Andy) Brisbin, Huntington, two sisters, Lois A. (Bill) Joseph, Oklahoma City, and Ruth M. (Wayne) Metz, San Diego. He was preceded in death by his parents and his granddaughter Kassandra Brown.

Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Avenue, Wabash.  Burial will be in Mississinewa Cemetery, Somerset.  Friends may call 4-8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15, at the funeral home.

Preferred memorial is Living Faith Lutheran Church.

The memorial guest book for Thomas may be signed at

Posted on 2013 Nov 14