Terry Robert Hogge, 63, of Taylorville, passed away at 4:18 p.m., Monday, October 5, 2015 at St. John’s Hospital, Springfield. He was born on June 7, 1952, in Salem, the son of William and Ethel (Newcomb) Hogge.
Terry is survived by his daughter, Pamela “PJ” Hogge of Stonington; one granddaughter: Chloe Diane Hogge; his mother, Ethel Bailey of Beardstown; his sister, Karen Whitlow of Beardstown; three nieces: Megan, Shelly, and Margaret Anne; one great-niece, Anna; and his beloved dog, Billy Bob. Terry began his working career at GSI in Assumption. He then worked for McLeod Express as a truck driver, both nationwide and local, loving the countryside view as he traveled. He later enjoyed working for Siemans Phone Company, which allowed him to travel and utilize his passion and knowledge for computers. He loved being outside and playing with his dog. Terry was an avid Cubs and Bears fan.
Terry will be laid to rest with his father in Salem Cemetery. Private family services will be held at a later date. McClure Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. Memories of Terry or condolences to the family may be left online at www.mcclurefuneralhome.com.