William Edgar “Bill” Ogden, son of the late Clarence Edgar and Doris May (Walston) Ogden, was born Nov. 12, 1940, in Hartville. He departed this life on Saturday, Feb. 5, 2022, in his home at Hartville at the age of 81. On June 1, 1961, Bill was united in marriage to Bonnie May Burdick and to this union eight children were born. He worked many years as a farmer before moving to Missouri. He then worked for Brown Shoe Company and Hutchins Steel Plant prior to retiring.
Survivors include his wife, Bonnie, of the home; his children, Sherry Peregrine and her husband, Dennis, of Westboro; Cindy Mitchell and her husband, Bob, of Centennial, Colo.; Stacy Ogden and his wife, Charlene, of Lebanon; Kevin Ogden, of Grovespring; Rodney Ogden, of Lebanon; Jody Ogden, of Springfield; Christopher Ogden, of Hartville; and Winter Ogden, of Mansfield; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; a brother, Harold Ogden and his wife, Debra, of Fergus Falls, Minn.; two sisters, Dora Smith, of Northboro, Iowa, and Edna Hooton and her husband, Charles, of Wichita Falls, Texas; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and caring friends. There will be no services at this time. Cremation under the direction of Craig-Hurtt Funeral Home Hartville. Online condolences: www.craighurttfuneralhome.com