Lawrence G. “Larry”
Cogdill, age 89 of Chesterton, IN, passed away on Thursday, August 13, 2020
in Loma Linda, CA.
He was born on
August 15, 1930 in Golconda, IL, to Otho and Harriet (Hutchinson) Cogdill.
Larry is survived
by three sons, Wil Cogdill, Larry (Sandy) Cogdill, Tony (Deanna) Cogdill;
brother, Kenneth (Lucille dec.) Cogdill; two granddaughters, Katie (Jason)
Bohm, Nicole Cogdill; six grandsons, Mark (Brittany) Cogdill, Austin Cogdill,
Christopher (Kourtney) Cogdill, Ryan (Jennifer) Cogdill, Anthony Webster,
William Keegan; 10 great-grandchildren; many nieces, nephews, extended
family and friends.
He was preceded in
death by his loving wife of 53 years, Christine (Butler) Cogdill; his
parents, Otho and Harriet; and brother, Arnold Cogdill.
Larry was a United
States Army Veteran who served in Germany during the Korean War era. He was
a Certified Electrician and worked for Canteen Food & Vending for 23 years.
Larry, who grew up on a farm, had a lifelong passion for farming and raising
will be held on Friday, August 28, 2020, at 12:00 p.m., at Edmonds & Evans
Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN 46304. Burial will follow at
Visitation will be
held Friday, August 28, 2020, from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service at
12:00 p.m., at the funeral home.
contributions may be made to Jerry L. Pettis Memorial Veterans Hospital,
11201 Benton St., Loma Linda, CA 92357.
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