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Wilfred D. "Will" Hoggatt, 94, Decatur, passed away at 11:24 a.m. Monday, Nov. 25, 2013, at Adams Memorial Hospital.
Will was born Sunday, August 31, 1919, in Scottville, Ill. to the late Luey M. and Barbara E. (Reeve) Hoggatt. He married the late B. Evelyn Hoggatt Sept. 21, 1940, in Whiting; she passed away Oct.15, 2002.
Will was a member of the Decatur Baptist Church. He served his country in the United States Navy during World War II. Will retired in 1984 from NIPSCO Gas Company with over 22 years of service.
Surviving are two sons, Daniel (Maris) Hoggatt of Cape Coral, Fla. and Curtis (Marcia) Hoggatt of Ft. Wayne; two daughters, Elaine (Doug) Seifert of Ft. Wayne and Glenda Garland of Decatur; 10 grandchildren, Dan Hoggatt Jr., Beth Hoggatt, PaulHoggatt, Nicole King, Shonda Ripley, Nathan Hoggatt, Candice Straub, Honor Owen, Seth Owen, Sam Garland, Chanel Garland and 11 great-grandchildren.
Preceding Will in death is a daughter, Sheila Diane Hoggatt; three brothers and three sisters.
Funeral services will be at 1:00 p.m. Saturday at Zwick & Jahn Funeral Home with Pastor Dan Kemp officiating.
Interment will follow in Decatur Cemetery. Military graveside services will be conducted by American Legion Post 43 Color Guard.
Friends will be received from 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Saturday also at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be made at www.zwickjahn.com.