In Memory of

Laura L. Voge

April 18, 1938 - October 4, 2016
Laura Lee Katherine (Krogman) Voge, was born April 18, 1938, in Ashton, Iowa, to Leo and Celestine (Herrig) Krogman. She attended St. Joseph School in Ashton, graduating in 1956. She then earned a Bachelor's Degree in Home Economics from Briar Cliff College in Sioux City, Iowa. During her early years of teaching, she taught Home-Ec in Kingsley-Pierson and Galva, Iowa. She then taught at Wilson Middle School and I.C. Catholic School in Cherokee. She also worked for JTPA (Job Training Partnership Act). Laura was united in marriage to Gerald Voge on June 19, 1965. They were blessed with two children, Clark and Chris. She was a member of the Immaculate Conception Church and the Catholic Daughters of America. True to her chosen profession of a Home Economics teacher, Laura loved to spend time cooking, baking and sewing. She enjoyed dancing, and found particular joy in attending her grandsons' sporting events. On Tuesday, October 4, 2016, Laura passed away at Careage Hills Nursing Home in Cherokee, at the age of 78. She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers-in-law, Dennis and William Voge; nephews Daniel and Phillip Voge; niece Patricia Voge; her aunts Florence, Imelda and Annabelle; and her uncle Pat; Survivors include her husband, Gerald; two sons, Clark (Dawn) Voge of Cherokee and Chris Voge of Elkhorn, NE; two grandsons, Dawson and Connor Voge; step-grandchildren, Ashley, Adam, Melanie and Amber Gehrts; her sister-in-law Karen (Carroll) Perkins of Jefferson, IA; brothers-in-law Pat (Anne) Voge of Iowa Falls, IA, Paul (Lois) Voge of Galva, IA and Allen (Jyl) Voge of Lincoln, NE; other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m., Friday, October 7, 2016, at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Cherokee.
Father Dan Guenther
Jim Johnson, Jr. Matt Voge Dawson Voge Adam Gehrts Connor Voge Larry Krogman HONORARY Phillip Voge Roger Meth Mike Waldner Lee Radke Wayne Krogman Bob Kraeger Daniel Voge
Visitation will begin at 4:00 p.m. Thursday, with the family present from 5:00-7:00 p.m. Thursday night at the Greenwood-Schubert Funeral Home in Cherokee. There will be a 4:00 p.m. rosary conducted by the Catholic Daughters and a 7:00 p.m. prayer service Thursday following the visitation.
Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Cherokee


Saturday, October 8, 2016 at 12:00 AM
“Sorry on your loss . Bless you all as you heal for this loss.”
- Paige Mcneil
Friday, October 7, 2016 at 12:00 AM
“I'm sorry for your loss. I didn't get to know her wellbeing one of the youngest cousins, but I do have fond memories from
Sunday dinners at Uncle Leo's and family reunions. ”
- Scot Trumbull
Thursday, October 6, 2016 at 12:00 AM
“So sorry for your loss. Laura and my mom, Evelyn Krogman Schilmoeller, will both be looking down on us from heaven. Till we see them again, may God continue to bless and keep you always.”
- Jennifer Schilmoeller Rethwisch
Thursday, October 6, 2016 at 12:00 AM
“The video tribute was lovely and gave those of us in your "work family" a glimpse into your real family, Chris. Sending peace and comfort to you and those you love in your time of loss. ”
- Annie Kelley
Thursday, October 6, 2016 at 12:00 AM
“Gerald, Clark & Chris,
Many years on Gillease Street we were neighbors with you all, today we share your sorrow. Sending prayers to help you at this difficult time.
Linette Simmons Ostermann & Simmons family.”
- Linette L. Simmons/Ostermann
Thursday, October 6, 2016 at 12:00 AM
“Just learned of Laura's death, and wanted to extend our sympathy to all of the family. ”
- Dale & Joyce Doescher
Thursday, October 6, 2016 at 12:00 AM
“Sorry to hear about Laura she we'll be missed. Gerry, Clark and Chris you are in our prayers. Leonard and Lee Nation.Leonard”
- Leonard and Lee Nation
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 12:00 AM
“Thinking of all of you! Sure will miss her!”
- Laurn R Bakker
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 12:00 AM
“Chris - My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.”
- Karen Costello
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 12:00 AM
“I am so sorry and sending prayers to you. I first met Laura when she and Gerald came to HyVee for breakfast and she always asked for egg beaters when wanting eggs. ”
- Loreen Moneypenny
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 12:00 AM
“So sorry to hear of your loss. Memories will sustain you. Prayers sent your way.”
- Mary Morris
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 12:00 AM
“Gerry,Clark and Chris. So sorry to hear of Laura's passing. You are all in Duane's and my thoughts and prayers. Always enjoyed being around her. Many good times together.”
- Ruth/Duane English
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 12:00 AM
“ Sorry for your loss Gerry,yours was a good marriage of over 50 years,may God bless all of you.Much time has passed since our graduation in 1956 CWBP.”
- Roger D.Christensen
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 12:00 AM
“So sorry for your family's loss she was a wonderful lady ”
- Brenda Parker
Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 12:00 AM
“Voge family sorry for the loss of your Mom. Words cannot put it correctly or replace her but remember we will see her again and she is now looking over all of you all the time. I hope that even though this will be a tough day I hope that you remember all the laughs and wonderful times, and that it is a beautiful day for you all and you all enjoy each others company. ”
- jim
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