Florence M. Vogel, of Sanborn, NY, passed away on Monday, September 16, 2013, in Elderwood Health Care at Lakewood in Hamburg, NY. She was born in Niagara Falls, Ontario, on October 4, 1927, the daughter of the late Albert and Lorna (Porter) Waters.
Mrs. Vogel was an AVON Representative for over 20 years and served as an elections inspector. She resided in Niagara Falls and later moved to Sanborn. Mrs. Vogel was a member of Ladies Auxiliary of the Wheatfield American Legion Post # 1451. She enjoyed bowling, gardening, playing cards, bingo and going to the casino.
Mrs. Vogel was the loving wife of 63 years to the late Paul E. Vogel, who died in December of 2009. She is survived by two sons, Richard (Karen) Vogel of Apache Junction, AZ and Louis (Lisa) Vogel of Tonawanda, NY; two daughters, Diane (Dan) Bishop and Pam (Kristen Neubauer) Vogel of the Town of Wheatfield; six grandchildren, Adam (Jennifer) and Jeffrey (Brooke) Bishop, Bryan, Derek, Christopher and Michael Vogel; three great-grandchildren, Ashley, Alex and Meghan Bishop; and the aunt of Linda Burford and John Vogel.
The family will be present on Thursday from 4-8 PM at the RHONEY FUNERAL HOME, 5893 Hoover Road, SANBORN, NY. Private funeral services will be at the wishes of her family. Memorials may be made in her name to the SPCA of Niagara or to Meals on Wheels. Interment in Memorial Park Cemetery, Lewiston, NY.
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