Lawrence J. “Larry” Hogan
December 10, 1938 - May 23, 2021
Lawrence J. “Larry” Hogan, age 82, of Middletown, DE, passed away on Sunday, May 23, 2021.
Born in Wilmington, DE, on December 10, 1938, he was a son of the late Francis Hogan, Sr. and Anna G. Kehnast. Larry retired from ICI Americas after 28 years of service, and was also a tile setter by trade. He spent his summers in Ocean City, MD, where he enjoyed many years of fishing and crabbing. Larry was a member of the Ocean City Elks Lodge #2645, and a huge Philadelphia Phillies and Philadelphia Eagles fan. More than anything, he loved his family, especially his grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, Larry was preceded in death by his brother, Francis. He is survived by his devoted wife, Sheila; children, Diane Riggitano (Frank) and Patricia Ann Robinson (Stephen), both of Middletown, Suzanne Smith (Mark) of Wilmington, Francine Wilson (Bryan) of Magnolia, Lawrence J. Hogan II (Diane) of Galena, MD, and Patricia Davis (Scott) of Ashburn, VA; sister, Theresa Jensen of Medway, OH; grandchildren, Stephen, Kristen, Kaitlyn, Jonathan, Jacob, Samantha, Stephanie, Stephen, Cali, and Demery; and many nieces and nephews.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10 am until 12 pm on Thursday, May 27, 2021, at St. Margaret of Scotland Roman Catholic Church, 2431 Frazer Road, Newark, DE, where a Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 12 pm. Interment will be held privately.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in memory of Larry to the Sunday Breakfast Mission, 110 North Poplar Street, Wilmington, DE 19801.