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Margaret Agnes Hogan

Funeral services for Margaret Agnes Hogan, age 95, of Ogdensburg, NY and formerly of Wolfe Island, Ontario, will be held on Tuesday, December 5, 2017, at St. Joseph’s Church in Kingston, ON, at 12:00PM with Rev. Raymond deSouza officiating. Burial will be at Sacred Heart Cemetery on Wolfe Island. Calling hours will be held from 11:00AM to 12:00PM at St. Joseph’s Church. Arrangements are entrusted to Frary Funeral Home. Mrs. Hogan passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 3, 2017, at her home, surrounded by her loving family.

Agnes is survived by her children, Owen Hogan and his wife, Sharon, of Wolfe Island, Ontario, Evan Hogan and his wife, Jodi, of Longmont, CO, Brenda Rabel of South Charleston, WV, Maureen Widrick and her husband, Allen, of Spencerport, NY, Barbara Bromley and her husband, Robert, of Ogdensburg, NY and one sister, Wilda Henderson of Wolfe Island, Ontario; seventeen grandchildren, twenty-eight great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, a sister-in-law, Irma Hogan and a brother-in-law, Everett Hogan of Kingston, Ontario. She is predeceased by a daughter, Karen Campaney; a son-in-law, John Rabel; two brothers, Wilfred Bolton and Richard Bolton and three sisters, Anna Lawrence, Carmel Robinson and Rosetta McCrory.

Agnes was born on August 9, 1922, on Wolfe Island, Ontario, the daughter of William and Margaret O’Brien Bolton. She attended school on Wolfe Island. Margaret married Ralph Hogan on June 9, 1942, at Sacred Heart Church on Wolfe Island, Ontario. He predeceased her on July 22, 1982.

Agnes’s greatest joy was spending time with her family, grandchildren and great grandchildren. She also enjoyed sewing and quilting.

Donations may be made in Agnes’s memory to Sacred Heart Church, RR 1, 15 Hwy 95, Wolfe Island, ON K0H 2Y0, Canada or the charity of one’s choice.

The Family of Mrs. Hogan would like to express their thanks to all the healthcare providers who assisted in her care over the last few months.

Pall Bearers are Steven and Dan Hogan, Tom and John Rabel, Brad and Chad Widrick and Kevin Bromley as well as three honorary pall bearers, Christopher, Collin and Connor Bromley.


  • Pat Stein Posted December 4, 2017 3:10 PM

    Barb and Bob ,- Sorry to hear that your mom is gone. What a wonderful long life she had – but that doesn’t make it any easier to lose her. I saw the list of children, grand children and great grandchildren and thought about all those people who exist because of Agnes Hogan. You will miss her I know – lots of people will miss her. Think happy thoughts of happy times.until you can finally smile when you remember her.

    • Barb and Bob Posted December 4, 2017 6:20 PM

      Thank you for your kindness Pat

  • Danielle Bartlett Posted December 4, 2017 5:06 PM

    so sad to hear of your
    mom’s passing, Barb, my thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.

    • Barb and Bob Posted December 4, 2017 6:20 PM

      Thank you Danielle.

  • Cindy & Joe McConnell Posted December 4, 2017 8:59 PM

    To the Hogan family: sorry to hear of your dear Mother’s passing. Peace for her and comfort to you in your Love and sweet memories. Love from Joe & I

  • Brian Luker Posted December 5, 2017 9:28 AM

    My mother Rosetta Briceland always enjoyed her visits with Agnes when she visited the Island on her summer holidays. Deepest sympathy and strength to family members.

  • Letty Hockler Posted December 5, 2017 10:54 AM

    To Barb, Bob and Family: My deepest sympathy to all of you on your Mother’s passing. She was the nicest person who left a beautiful legacy of a loving family. May God comfort all of you during this sad time. My prayers and thoughts are with all of you.

  • Linda hayes Posted December 5, 2017 2:31 PM

    Barb and Bob and family so sorry to hear about your mom. She was such a great lady. My thoughts are with you all.

  • PAt Fields Posted December 5, 2017 4:27 PM

    My thoughts and prayers are with you during this time of grief, Brenda. Sounds kike your Mom led a long happy life with family that loved her.

  • Mary Jo Posted December 5, 2017 5:19 PM

    Very sorry for for your loss. My thought are with you all.

  • Ellie O’Reilly Posted December 5, 2017 6:50 PM

    Barb, Bob and families, thoughts and prayers to you and yours, sorry for your loss.

  • Tina mariano Posted December 5, 2017 7:22 PM

    Barb, sorry to hear of the death of your mom. Sounds like she had a good life, loving and enjoying family.

  • Wayne and Nancy Levac Posted December 5, 2017 7:52 PM

    Barb , Bob and family, Wayne and I are sorry to hear about your mother. You are in our prayers.

  • Cindy (Milton) Cook Posted December 7, 2017 6:42 PM

    The Hogan family lived across the street from my family in Watertown. I was pretty young at the time but I recall how nice the family was and how much I liked them. My deepest sympathy to the Hogan family. My parents still live on WW street and convey their condolences.

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