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Gebhart-Schmidt-Parramore Funeral Home

508 E Linden Ave, Miamisburg, OH

OBITUARY

James Daniel Cogan Jr.

June 10, 1940February 12, 2020
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James Daniel Cogan, Jr. (Jim), 79, passed away Wednesday, February 12 in Miamisburg, Ohio after a lengthy battle with Alzheimer’s Disease. He was born June 10, 1940 to James Cogan Sr., and Jeannette (Steller) Cogan in Miamisburg, OH. He was a life-long resident of Miamisburg and spent countless hours volunteering and serving on numerous committees in the city he loved. He was previously active with the Spring Fling Festival, the Miamisburg High School Alumni Association (Class of ’58), the Baum Opera House renovation, the Zoning Committee, and Beautification Committee, among others. He retired from the “Mound” facility after a full career working there for Monsanto and then EG&G. After retirement, he also worked many years at Ace Hardware in Miamisburg.

Jim is survived by: his daughter, Suzanne (Cogan) Rumph; his son and his daughter-in-law, Anthony and Wendy Cogan; his grandchildren, Gracie Whitney, Emma Stoner, and Breck Cogan; his sister, Ada (Cogan) Graham; his niece, Jeanne Mueller; and his nephews, Joseph and Daniel Mueller. James is preceded in death by: his parents; and his sister, Janet Mueller.

Gathering of family and friends will be held from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday at GEBHART-SCHMIDT-PARRAMORE FUNERAL HOME. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers and plants, please consider making a memorial donation in Jim’s name with the Alzheimer’s Association.

  • DONATIONS

  • Alzheimer's Association

Services

  • Gathering of Family & Friends

    Sunday, February 16, 2020

  • Funeral Service

    Monday, February 17, 2020

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Jim Wagner

March 12, 2020

It is with deepest sympathy that I just recieived the notice of Jims passing. I have known Jim since the first grade of Or Lady of Good Hope school. We were in boy scouts together. . Then high school together and graduation in 1958. He was a good friendnot only to me but to all our classmates. He will sadly be missed by me and all that new him.
Rest in peace Jim.

Cathleen Bohnlein

February 15, 2020

Our deepest sympathies to Sue and Tony and their extended families. This hideous disease steals our loved ones long before we lose them. Sorry for your loss.
The Bohnlein Family, Phoenix, AZ

Tony (Jim’s son) Cogan

February 15, 2020

Dad, Tony and Breck

Wendy Cogan

February 14, 2020

Grandpa sharing ice cream with Breck

Wendy Cogan

February 14, 2020

Selfie time with Dad at Fricker’s

Tony (Jim’s son) Cogan

February 14, 2020

Three generations of Cogan men.

Tony Cogan

February 14, 2020

Dad, a sharp dressed man

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