Obituary of Pastor Jack Cogar
FRANKFORT/SCHUYLER – Pastor Jack F. Cogar, age 93, of
He was born in
In 1968, Pastor Cogar moved to Mohawk, NY. On May 30, 1968, he married Agnes (
Surviving family members include his devoted wife of almost 50 years, Agnes; a grandson, Brit Aaron Devine, of Cicero, NY; several additional grandchildren and great-grandchildren; three daughters, Regina Leigh Cogar, Suzanne Marie Cogar and Ruth Ellen Stratton and her husband, Ottis, all of OH; three brothers, James Cogar and his wife, Meniko, of Schuyler, NY, Samuel Cogar, of Herkimer, NY and William Cogar, of WV; four sisters, Rebecca Whittington, of PA, Rosemary Coop, of FL, Clara Morris, of AL and Nellie Post, of Herkimer; several nieces, nephews, cousins; and many friends.
He was predeceased by his father and mother; his daughter, Marilyn Devine; his sisters, Joan Coffman and Naomi Garee; and brothers, George R. Cogar and Thomas R. Cogar.
Calling hours will be held on Friday, January 5, 2018, from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., at the Applegate-Day & Enea Family Funeral Home’s larger location at
Pastor Jack’s Funeral and Memorial Service will be held immediately following calling hours, at 5:30 p.m., Friday, at the funeral home. Spring interment will be in
Anyone wishing to share a memory of Pastor Jack, or add to his online memorial, may go to www.applegateandday.com.
In lieu of flowers, as an expression of sympathy, memorial contributions may be made to
Pastor Jack had requested that one of his closest and longtime (40 years) friends, Don Applegate, arrange and supervise all his funeral and burial services.