William A. ‘Bill’ Vogl Sr.
William A. “Bill” Vogl Sr., 73, of rural Marshall, Mo., died Saturday, April 18, 2020, at his home.
Due to the current restrictions on public gatherings, the family will hold a private funeral service with burial to follow at the Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Higginsville. Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society in care of Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home. An online guestbook is available at www.campbell-lewis.com, and a video of Bill’s funeral service will be available on the website after 3 p.m. Friday, April 24, 2020.
Born April 23, 1946, in Marshall, he was the son of the late John Robert Vogl and Lydia Mae George Vogl. On July 19, 1968, he married Sherry Lee Shepard, who survives of the home. Bill served in the United States Army in Vietnam as a medic and became a member of American Legion Post 558 in Malta Bend. He owned and operated Vogl Iron and Metals in rural Marshall. Bill was an avid outdoorsman, loving to hunt, fish and trap. Bill lived in Saline County his entire life and was member of St. Peter Catholic Church.
In addition to his wife, Sherry, he is survived by two sons, Bill Vogl Jr. (Sandy) of Marshall and Lee Vogl (Martha) of rural Marshall; four grandchildren, Ashley, Justin, Evan and Garrett; two great-grandchildren, Amira and Abel; three siblings, Tom Vogl of rural Marshall, Marilyn Harris and John Vogl, both of Marshall; as well as many nieces and nephews.
Bill was preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Agnes Conrad; and two brothers, Terry, in infancy, and Robert L. “Bobby” Vogl.