Kermit G. Hogenboom of Heritage Village, Gerry, formerly of Lister St., Jamestown, died Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012, at Heritage Village.
He was born Nov. 18, 1930 in Fairview, Ill., the son of Joshua and Dena (Habink) Hogenboom.
Kermit was a 1953 graduate of Hope College, and, after two years in the army, he graduated from Western Seminary in 1958. He was the pastor of churches in Leeds and Montgomery, N.Y., Detroit, Mich., and Sherman, Knox and Thompson's Lake, N.Y.
Kermit G. Hogenboom
He was a member of Olive Lodge 575 and Berne Lodge 684 F & AM, Valley of Jamestown Scottish Rite, American Legion Post 0874 Clymer, Lakewood Chautauqua South Rotary Club and the Classis of Rochester of the Reformed Church in America. He attended the First Presbyterian Church of Jamestown and the Abbe Reformed Church of Clymer.
Surviving are his wife, Irene Krutz Hogenboom whom he married on April 30, 1963; his daughter, Laurel Buettner and her husband Arthur of Fairview Park, Ohio; his daughter, Janice Hogenboom of Westfield; his son, Timothy Hogenboom and his wife Jennifer of Savannah, Ga.; three grandchildren, Allison and Stephanie Buettner and Nolan Hogenboom; and his brother, Dean Hogenboom of Lombard, Ill.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his stepmother.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 27 at the Abbe Reformed Church in Clymer, with the Rev. Daniel Griswold, officiating, burial will be in the Holland Cemetery.
The family received friends from 2 to 4 p.m. and from 6 to 8 p.m., Wednesday, at the Spitzer Funeral Home, Clymer.