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Dessie J. Vogel

Thursday, February 8, 2007

Born 9-8-1933 -- Died 1-17-2007

Dessie J. Vogel, daughter of Oba W. Johnson and Elva Taylor Johnson, was born Sept. 8, 1933, at Many Springs Community near Alton, Mo., and died Jan. 17, 2007, in Higginsville, Mo.

She graduated from Alton High School, class of 1951.

After graduation she lived in Kansas City, Mo., where she was employed with AT&T for 33 years, also serving as supervisor.

After retiring she was employed with Wal-Mart in Higginsville, Mo., for 18 years.

She is survived by: her husband Raymond of Higginsville; one son, Bruce and wife Lisa of Independence, Mo.; two grandsons, Dustin and Shane Vogel; her twin brother Dale J. Johnson and wife Carolyn of Alton; two nephews, Rick Johnson and wife Charlotte, Dennis Johnson and wife Toni; several cousins; relatives and friends.

The funeral services were held on Jan. 23 at Broadway Baptist Church in Oak Grove, Mo., with burial following in the Higginsville, Cemetery, in Higginsville, Mo.

Arrangements were under the direction of Hoefer Funeral Home of Higginsville.