Jerry F. Vogt
HILTON: died November 21, 2017, peacefully at home at the age of 74 due to complications from a bicycling accident in October of 2016. He was the son of the late Robert and Sylvia Vogt.
Jerry is survived by his loving wife of 53 years, Joan, sisters Carol Hinkelman (Robert) and Rosemary Vogt, nieces and nephew, cousins, many friends, especially dear friends Linda Lamb and Wende West, and adored cat Lily.
Jerry worked at RF Communications and Scientific Radio Systems, first as a technical writer and then in the engineering department. He was a true entrepreneur and founder of Hamtronics, Inc., specializing in custom-built radio equipment. Some of his products are on the international space station. He enjoyed singing in the choir, bicycling, gardening, and exercising. He had deep faith and trusted God completely.
He was a member of Bethany Presbyterian Church choir and Rochester Bicycling Club.
Friends may call Wednesday (Nov29th) 10:00-11:00 AM at Bethany Presbyterian Church, 3000 Dewey Ave., where his Funeral Service will follow calling Wednesday at 11:00 AM. Entombment, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Bethany Presbyterian Music Fund, 3000 Dewey Avenue, Rochester, NY 14616. in his memory. For more information or to sign Jerry’s online guestbook, please visit www.MeesonFamily.com
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