Ogle, Jay C.
Age 77, of Valparaiso, IN, passed away on Friday, August 29, 2014 at Porter Regional Hospital. He was born on November 7, 1936 to Leo and Eleanor Iliff Ogle. On May 20, 1967, Jay was married to Sue (Parker) Ogle, who survives, of Valparaiso, IN.
He is also survived by his son, Greg Ogle of Culver, IN; daughter, Jennifer Ogle Garmon of Chesterton, IN; daughter-in-law, Debbie Craft Ogle of Mill Creek, IN; sister, Joan (Gerald) Scholz of Knoxville, TN; and grandchildren, William (Nicole) Moore of Charleston, SC, Mickey (Kika) Ogle of GA, Jason Ogle of Spartanburg, SC, Cassie and Kaila Garmon of Chesterton, IN and Matthew Ogle of Mill Creek, IN. He was preceded in death by his parents; and son, Jeffrey Ogle.
Jay graduated from Wheeler High School in 1955. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and lifetime member of the North American Fishing Club. He loved fishing, raising horses and cattle, gardening, camping and anything to do with the outdoors.
Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN 46304 with Chaplain Michael Porter officiating. Visitation will be held Tuesday, September 2, 2014 from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Cremation services provided by Heritage Crematory, Portage, IN. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Exceptional Equestrians at www.exceptionalequestrians.org. Online condolences to the family may be left at www.ee-fh.com .