Stanley Charles Vogel, 87, died April 18, 2016 at Keokuk County
Health Center in Sigourney, IA. He was born August 5, 1928 to
Joseph and Maud (Clarahan) Vogel near Harper, IA. Stanley attended
school in Harper. On November 15, 1950 he married Irene Harkins in
Harper. Stanley had a brief enlistment in the Army at Camp Chaffee,
Arkansas in 1951. They lived on the family farm in Harper until
moving to Keswick in 1952. They resided near Keswick for 17 years
until moving to his current farm in 1970 west of Sigourney, where he
was a crop farmer and livestock producer. He continued to be active
on the farm to present day.
Stanley enjoyed the Iowa State Fair and sharing his camper with the
grandchildren and rarely missed a sporting event of his children or
grandchildren. He enjoyed helping the children and grandchildren
with their home and farm projects, regardless big or small. He
enjoyed following the Davis County Mustangs, Sigourney Savages and
the Iowa Hawkeyes.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife Irene, Brother Joseph,
Sister Marie Oliver and daughter-in-law Cynthia Vogel.
He is survived by his three children: Leon Vogel of Bloomfield, Linda
(Larry) Northup of Sigourney, Rhonda (Brian) Roberts of Bloomfield.
Seven grandchildren: Todd and Troy Vogel both of Bloomfield, Kylie
Weber of Kalona, Kellie Northup of Kalona, Keaton Northup of
Waterloo, Preston Roberts of Fairfield and Austin Roberts of
Bloomfield. Five great-grandchildren: Quincey Vogel, Grayci and
Londyn Vogel, Brady and Brooks Weber, his sister Dorothy Fisher of
Sigourney and brother Gordon Vogel of Kentucky.
Funeral Service: 10:00 a.m. Friday, April 22,2016, at the Holm
Visitation: Thursday 4:00 – 7:00 P.M.
Burial: Pleasant Grove Cemetery - Sigourney
Memorials: Sigourney Community Schools or Davis County Athletics