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E. Eugene Vogler

E. Eugene Vogler died on May 22, 2020 in Advance.

He was born on April 24, 1927 to the late John L. and Alpha Shermer Vogler in Advance. He proudly served his country in the US Navy as a Fireman First Class. This led to him joining the Advance Fire Department as a charter member. He later joined the VFW 8719 in Advance. He was a Master Mason Charter Member of Advance Masonic 710 where he served for more than 60 years.

He was also preceded in death by his wife of 59 years, Flora “Peggy” Vogler.

Survivors: his children, John (Marcena) Vogler and Jane Vogler (Craig); granddaughters, Crystal (Daniel) Coley and Jennifer (Grayson) Miller; great-granddaughter, Savannah Grace Coley; and many family members.

A graveside service will be held Tuesday, May 26 at 11a.m. at Advance United Methodist Church Cemetery. He lie in state on Monday, May 25 from 4-6 p.m .at Frank Vogler & Sons in Clemmons.

Memorials: Advance UMC or a charity of thje donor’s choosing.