Frank Hoagland, 76

Frank Joseph Hoagland, 76, rural Urbana, died at 12 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept.16, at his home. He was born Nov. 10, 1937 in Peru, to Rufus and Frances (Fisher) Hoagland.

Frank married Patricia "Patty" Harris in Lagro, on July 1, 1972. He retired from Ford Meter Box in 2000. He served in the National Guard. Frank loved fishing, working in his garden, playing pinochle, euchre, and going to the casinos.

He is survived by his wife, Patricia "Patty" Hoagland, Urbana; five children, Robert (Gayle) Hoagland, Eddie Hoagland, and Christena (Bob) Bostick, all of Peru, Ben Hoagland, Urbana, and Ken (Sally) Hoagland, Huntington; 12 grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren, and his brother, Donald (Dorothy) Hoagland, Lake Placid, Fla. He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers; and two sisters.

Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave, Wabash, with Father Andrew Curry officiating. Friends may call 12-2 p.m. Saturday, at the funeral home.

The memorial guest book for Frank may be signed at

Posted on 2014 Sep 19