Elmwood Funeral Chapel & Crematory

Visitation Information

Jerry E. Bogue

Passed away on November 8, 2019

Jerry E. Bogue, age 78.  Late of St. John, Indiana.  Passed away peacefully at home on November 8, 2019.  Beloved husband of Donna for 42 years.  Loving father of Kim Vincent, Jerry D. Bogue, late Dean Scalzitti, Christopher A. (Deanna) Bogue, and Randy Scalzitti.  Cherished grandfather of 12 and great grandfather of 11.  Jerry is also survived by his brothers Rich and Bill, sister Shirley, and many nieces and nephews.  He is preceded in death by sisters Mary Lou, Pat, and Sharon.  Veteran of the U.S. Army.  He was a member of the American Legion Post # 261.  Jerry was a road truck driver for 38 years retiring from ABF to play golf. He loved wood working, carpentry, but most of all enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.  Visitation Wednesday, November 13, 2019 from 4:00 pm until time of service at 7:30 pm at the Elmwood Funeral Chapel 11300 W. 97th LN. (1/2 block west of US 41/Wicker Ave. at 97th LN.) St. John.  An inurnment will be held at a later date at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society or Humane Indiana preferred.  For more information 219-365-3474 or www.elmwoodchapel.com

Funeral Service:
Elmwood Funeral Chapel
11300 West 97th Lane
St. John, Indiana 46373
Wednesday, November 13, 2019 - 7:30 pm

An inurnment will be held at a later date at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery
Elwood, Illinois

Memorial Contributions:

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society or Humane Indiana preferred. 

Visitation Location

St. John
11300 W. 97th Lane
St. John, IN 46373
(219) 365-3474


Visitation Information

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 - 4:00 pm until 7:30 pm

"Donna and family, so sorry for your loss. Jerry was one of a kind and will be greatly missed by all who knew him. We really enjoyed our times together with you two down here in The Villages, be it golfing or just sitting around visiting. Hugs and prayers being sent at this most difficult time."
- Randy & Vicki Barr
November 9, 2019 6:09 pm

"I’m so sorry for your loss Kim, Duane and Christopher. Your dad was a Goodman. I was young when he was with aunt Marion. But I remember him a lot. I always loved him and thought it was cool he drove the Coors truck. He will be sadly missed. I’m so so sorry for this. Condolences to the rest of his family. Praying for you all. "
- LaDonna Driver (Lee)
November 10, 2019 2:17 am

"Donna, we are so sorry for your loss. We enjoyed spending time with you both at the Villages. Jerry was such a kind man. We are sending prayers to you and your family. "
- Debbie & Jeff Green
November 10, 2019 3:23 pm

"Donna, we are very sorry for your loss. "
- Ken and Charmaine Macklin
November 12, 2019 11:01 am

"Eternal rest grant unto him oh God. May perpetual light shine upon him. May his soul and the souls of all the faithfully departed Rest In Peace. May his memory as a faithful husband and father always be an encourage to his family."
- Deacon Robert Viviano
November 13, 2019 5:11 am

"Dear Donna, Kim Jerry and Randy: Jennifer and I are very saddened by the loss of a great man, husband, father and friend. Mr. Bogue was a dear man who was always kind to me and loved his family so much. He was great to my best friend Jerry and came into his life in a profound time for Jerry. He is in heaven now and he will forever be missed. Donna what a beautiful love you showed in the care of your dear husband. May God Bless you and your family now and forever. Love. Ken Ubriaco and Jennifer"
- Kenneth Ubriaco
November 13, 2019 11:40 am

"Donna,I'm so sorry for your lost. Jerry will be missed every day.He was a big part in my life. Jerry always made himself available. Love you dearly sis,Greg."
- Greg Reynolds
November 14, 2019 9:59 am

Candles Lit
"Praying for you and your family Donna."
- Carolyn Carter
November 9, 2019 5:23 pm

"Grandpa Bogue will surely be missed. Love you all. ❤️"
- Renee and Chris Vincent
November 9, 2019 6:07 pm

"May the eternal light of glory shine on the blessed soul Of Jerry E. Bogue!"
- Kenneth Ubriaco
November 13, 2019 11:42 am