Doyle Ogden

August 20, 1945 ‒ October 10, 2016

Galion, Ohio

Doyle “Augie” Ogden, 71, of Galion passed away Monday, October 10, 2016, at MedCentral Hospital in Mansfield after an extended illness.

Born August 20, 1945, in Marion, he was the son of William “Bart” and Lenna (Hull) Ogden. He is survived by his bride of 51 years, Sandy L. (Turner) Ogden, on June 19, 1965.

Doyle was a graduate of Highland High School in 1963 and worked for the former PECO in Galion, later working at General Motors where he retired in 2006 after a 37 ½ -year career. He was a member of the UAW Local 549 of Ontario and the First Presbyterian Church in Galion where he was a greeter and “cookie eater.” Doyle enjoyed fishing, working on his cars, and traveling to Key West. He was lovingly devoted to his family, especially his “grandbabies,” and liked it when he was called “PA.”

In addition to his wife, he is survived by daughters Beth (Chris) Heidenreich of Grand Blanc, Michigan, and Kim Axline of Newark; grandchildren Jillian, Kaleb, Alyssa, and Daniel; brother Bob (Pat) Ogden of Chesterville; sister-in-law Marilyn Ogden of Mt. Gilead; brother-in-law Jim (Jody)Turner of Galion; and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by brother Richard Ogden.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, October 14, 2016, at Richardson Davis Chapel of Snyder Funeral Homes, 218 South Market St., Galion, Ohio 44833 where services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, October 15 with Rev. Faith Proietti officiating. Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery in Chesterville.

The family would like to thank the staff at the Cancer Care Unit and Intensive Care Unit at MedCentral Hospital for the loving care they gave to Doyle.

Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society and the First Presbyterian Church in care of the funeral home.

Richardson Davis Chapel of Snyder Funeral Homes in Galion is honored to serve the family of Doyle Ogden, and condolences may be made to them at

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  • To the family of Doyle so sorry for your loss, we graduated with him, I have known the family for a long time.

  • We are so sorry Sandy to hear of Doyle’s passing. Thinking of you and your children and family.May he rest in Peace.

  • I meet Doyle and Sandy about 9 years ago when they ask me to help them with their kitchen and became friends, I enjoyed talking with Doyle about meaning things I will miss him very much he was kine an caring person

  • Sandy I am so sorry for your loss. Prayers for you and your family for comfort in this time of sorrow and loss.

  • I love u guys Doyle was one of a kind he always like to joke an be happy when he was around u he will be miss big time

  • Sandy my prayers are with you and the girls during this difficult times. Cherish the laughter and great memories. I know I will! Love you Cathy Cook & family

  • To Sandy and family,
    Max and I send our love and sympathy to all of you in the loss of Doyle. We shared lots of good times when I attended church and was faithful in playing the organ when the church was had their problems I tried to stay in touch however we still winter in Texas so I share time in both places.
    We will keep all of you in our thoughts and prayers.
    Sincerely, Max and Ruby Cover

  • Dear Chris and Beth,
    I am so sorry for the loss of your dad. You will be in my prayers over the next few days. You have gained an angel to watch over you!
    Peace and love,

  • Kim,
    I am so sorry to hear about your dad. My heart and prayers go out to you and your family.

  • Sandy, Beth and Kim,
    We are so very sorry to hear of Doyle’s passing, We were neighbors for many years and our girls shared a great friendship. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.
    Tony and Sandy Mullins

  • Kim , Very sorry to hear about your Dad. May God be with you and your Family. Jim & Tina Thompson

  • Dear Bob,
    We extend our deepest sympathy and our thoughts and prayers to you and your family at the loss of your brother.
    Love, Vickie and Roger

  • Sandy, Beth, and Kim, I’m sorry to hear of the passing of your husband and father. May you find comfort in the days to come. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  • Bob I still remember riding car hood down that hill and hunting. We have both lost our younger brothers. My prayers will be with you always.

  • Sandy,Beth and Kim words cannot express how deeply sorry I am. May God give you all peace and comfort during this difficult time. You will all be in my prayers. Love you all

  • We look forward to seeing our loved ones again because of the Bible’s promise at Acts 24:15 ” And I have hope toward God, which hope these men also look forward to, that there is going to be a resurrection of both the righteous and the unrighteous.”

  • I am so sorry for your loss. My deepest condolences and prayers are for your family that God helps you through this sad time. All memories of Mr. Ogden are of him being a kind gentle devoted husband and father. Your family is my thoughts and prayers as I know he will be missed very much by many. I truly wish I could be there to help comfort you Kim. God bless you all.

  • Dear Sandy, Beth and Kim,
    My prayers are with you all over the great loss of such a wonderful and loving husband and father. May God bring you comfort and peace. Treasure the wonderful memories he made with you and know how very much he cared for his sweet family. I love you!
    Love & Prayers
    Cousin Margie

  • So sorry to hear about Uncle thoughts and prayers are with you.He was such an awesome person.Just know I’m here if you need anything.Big hugs Aunt Sandy love you bunches..

  • Sandy and family,
    So sorry to hear of your loss.I grew up with Doyle, we were neighbors and we spent alot of time together as kids growing up. Doyle will be missed by many.
    Ron and Connie Weikel

  • Sandy and family, I am so sorry for your loss. Keep memories alive they will help to talk about them . I will pray for your family for strength. Robin Lester

  • What good memories I have our neighbors the Ogden family. It was a joy to watch the Ogden boys grow into wonderful men. Doyle was caring and respectful of his family and neighbors. You will miss him greatly, but he has left many loving memories for his family and friends. God bless each of you.

    Patty Smith Ebersole

  • To the Ogden Family,
    We were sad to read about the loss of Doyle. Please accept our sympathies and prayers for your loss.
    The Ron Nelson Family

  • Sandy,
    So very sorry to hear the loss of your beloved husband. You are in our prayers and
    thoughts, may he forever rest in peace and forever in our hearts.
    Thinking of you
    Many Blessings to you & your family.
    Dawn & Gary Hahn

  • Dear Sandy and family, so sorry for your loss and just know you are loved and thought about during This difficult time. Prayers for comfort and peace are being sent your way.Have a lot of nice memoriesof you and your family over those years.Love you Sandy.

  • Dear Sandy & Family, I am just now reading of Doyle’s passing. He was a very special person and will be sadly missed. He loved going coon hunting with my Dad and was one of my Dad’s adopted sons, as he had none biologically. My prayers and thoughts go out to you and your family.

  • Dear Sandy, My deepest sympathy to you and yours in your time of sorrow. You are in my prayers.
    Sharon S. McCleary