Kevin Ray Ogburn, 62, of North Webster, IN passed away at 2:49 a.m. on Wednesday, February 23, 2022 at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne, IN. He was born on October 1, 1959 in Middleboro, MA to Jon Alexander & Joan Louise (Thomas) Ogburn.
He moved to the Warsaw area in 1976 from Muncie, IN and graduated from Wawasee High School in Syracuse. He was married on June 17, 2013 to Teresa Jo Simpson who preceded him on September 7, 2018. He formerly worked at Deflute Machine & Tool in Orlando, FL for 17 years, Premier Plastics in Syracuse, and Biomet in Warsaw. He lived in Florida for several years before returning to North Webster in November of 2021.
He attended the Church of the Brethren in North Webster.
He is survived by:
Daughter – Tasha Vargas of Silver Springs, FL
3 Stepchildren – Tara (Andrew) Williams of Gainesville, FL, Rusta (B.J.) McClellan of Kissimmee, FL, and Jim (Anita) Hackworth of Rock Island, TN
6 Grandchildren – Ean, Devon, Michael, Derek, Annika, and Jackson
2 Sisters – Sherri (Allen) Coy of Syracuse and Wendy (Jack) Bentz of Fort Wayne
2 Brothers – Rick (LaDonna) Ogburn and Chuck (Teresa Taylor) Ogburn both of North Webster
Step Fathers – Charlie Baker of Warsaw & Rudy Mills of Fort Wayne
He was preceded in death by his parents – Jon Ogburn & Joan Baker and wife.
Cremation will take place at Cremation Services of Kosciusko County, 4356 N. St. Rd. 15, Warsaw, IN. Visitation will be from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 27, 2022 at Owen Family Funeral Home, St. Rd. 13 & CR 500N, North Webster, IN. Memorial services will follow at 4:00 p.m. on Sunday in the funeral home with Pastor Bob Wyman officiating.
Preferred memorials may be given to the Kevin Ogburn Funeral Fund, c/o Owen Family Funeral Home, P.O. Box 72, North Webster, IN 46555.