Leslie L. Vogel,
age 69, of Chesterton, Ind., passed away on December 12, 2014, with her
loving family by her side.
Leslie was a loving
wife, mother, and grandmother. She was a prayer warrior to all those she
loved. She loved to write poetry for her family to enjoy. She composed
several children’s books. She was an actress and model for many years. She
devoted her life to her family especially her three boys and seven
grandchildren. She was an avid Cubs fan, enjoyed fishing and skiing as well
as watching her husband and sons play rugby and baseball.
She is survived by
her husband, Paul Robert Vogel Sr.; sons, Paul (Tammy) Vogel II, Rob Vogel
and Brant (Kai) Vogel; sister, Linda (Burt) Myers; grandchildren, Gavin,
Hunter, Ava, Ian, Quinn, Maya, and Isabella; nephews, Robert (Erin) Myers,
Mike (Jody) Myers, Marc, Aaron and Ryan Wolfson; nieces Michelle (Hector)
Hahn, Kim (George) Jones, Tammy (Jeff) Plemons, Sarah (Adam) Ruby and Ashley
Wolfson; brother-in-law, Matt Hahn; sister-in-law, Cheryl (Larry) Wolfson;
many friends who all will truly miss her kind spirit.
Preceded in death
by her parents, Elmer and Lee Barth; her dear friend and sister-in-law Jan
In lieu of flowers
donations may be given to the National Rifle Association, Resurrecting Lives
and Augsburg Lutheran Church in Porter, IN.
will be held on Thursday, December 18, 2014, at 11:00 a.m., with a two hour
visitation prior to funeral service, at Calumet Park Funeral Chapel, 7535
Taft Street, Merrillville, IN, with Rev. Erik Bernth officiating.
Interment to follow
at Calumet Park Cemetery, Merrillville.
Friends are invited
to meet with the family on Wednesday, December 17, from 2-8 p.m. at the
please call 219-736-5840.