SAUK CENTRE - Verona E. Vogt, age 94, of Sauk Centre, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at the St. Cloud Hospital, surrounded by her loving family. A funeral service will be held 11 a.m. today, April 6, at Zion Lutheran Church in Sauk Centre, with Rev. Marty Porter officiating.
Interment will be in Greenwood Cemetery in Sauk Centre.
Friends may call from 10 to 11 a.m. today at the church.
Verona Emma Becker was born March 16, 1919, in Truman, Minn., to William and Emma (Heckman) Becker. She grew up on a farm near St. James, Minn. On June 24, 1936, Verona married Elmer Vogt in South Branch.
She is survived by her children, Bernice (Lawrence) Wolf of Blue Earth, Minn., Wesley (LeeAnn) Vogt of Truman, Minn., LeeRoy (Linda) Vogt of Sauk Centre, Minn., Kenneth (Sally) Vogt of Sauk Centre, Minn., and Steven (Carla) Vogt of Buffalo, Minn. She is further survived by 15 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and 57 great-great-grandchildren.
Verona was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Elmer; son, Neal; great-grandsons, Bryan Schuman and Tommy Schuman; and great-granddaughter, Ivy Rose Vogt.
Arrangements were made with Patton-Schad Funeral & Cremation Services of Sauk Centre.