Joseph B. Hogan, 79 years, of Corning, NY passed away on Thursday, October 4, 2018 at Guthrie Corning Hospital. He was born May 26, 1939 in Corning, NY to James and Fannie Hogan.
Joseph served his country in the Navy where he was a chef; he developed a passion for cooking that lasted throughout his life. He was a gambler who enjoyed OTB. In his leisure he spent countless hours fishing with his family and friends. He will be fondly remembered with a cigar in his mouth and a smile on his face.
He is survived by his wife, Patricia Hogan; five children: Robert Hogan of NC, Daniel (Deborah) Hogan of Corning, NY, Ruth Ann Vorndran of TX, Jennifer Hogan of Painted Post, NY, Jill (Shawn) Hogan-Winfield of Painted Post, NY; sisters: Theresa Ketchum of Corning, NY, Irene Hogan of FL; 17 grandchildren; great grandchildren and several nieces and nephew.
Along with his parents Joseph was predeceased by a son, Edward J. Hogan.
At Joseph’s request services will be private.
Kind words or fond memories of Joseph can be offered to his family at www.CarpentersFuneralHome.com