Lynn Therese Hogue
Lynn Therese Hogue, age 43, of 1486 Elmwood Avenue, Columbus, OH, and formerly of Shelby, died unexpectedly Friday, February 19, 1999 at Wythe Co. Community Hospital, Wytheville, VA, due to complications from pneumonia.
Lynn was born April 27, 1955 in Shelby and was a 1973 graduate of Shelby Senior High School. She was in the U.S. Navy from 1976 to 1986, where she served in the hospital corps. She
received her B.S. degree in psychology from San Diego State University in San Diego, CA, in May of 1985 and a Master of Social Work from San Diego State University in May of 1988.
She moved to South Carolina in 1988 where she pursued her career in social work, establishing her own private practice, “The Starting Point”, in Charlotte, North Carolina. During her time
there, she also worked as a social worker for the Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District. In July of 1998 she moved to Columbus, OH, to accept a position as a social worker with the Columbus City Schools.
Lynn was a member of Park Road Baptist Church in Charlotte. She enjoyed and taught yoga. Lynn shared her love of cross stitch by making gifts for her beloved family. Her hobbies also included reading and collecting teddy bears. She was an avid baseball fan.
She is survived by a daughter, Rebekah Lynne Hogue of Columbus, OH; her parents, Jean
(Riley) and Dr. Donald Lash of Shelby; 5 sisters and 4 brothers-in-law: Gail and Dean Myers of
Shelby; Anne and Ronald Strine, Jr. of Richmond, VA; Joan Wildman of Sunnyvale, CA; Susan and Ronald P. Keiser of Shelby; Sally and Danny Wray, Jr. of Powell, OH; 3 brothers and 2 sisters-in-law: Dr. Mark Hogue and Kathie Buchanan-Hogue of Ashland, OH; Christopher and Kathy Hogue of Rock Hill, SC; Joel Hogue and his fiancé, Lisa Allen of Columbus, OH; 15 nieces and nephews; a special friend, Wayne Beissert of Charlotte, NC.
She was preceded in death by her father, Gary R. Hogue in March of 1974; her grandparents, Ralph and Grace Riley, John and Mary V. Hogue; and by a niece Tracie Ann Hogue.
Calling hours will be from 1-3 and 6-9 P.M. on Tuesday, February 23, 1999, at the Turner
Funeral Home in Shelby. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday at 10:00 A.M. at the First Lutheran Church in Shelby with Father John Jorden, rector of Grace Episcopal Church in
Mansfield, officiating. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery in Shelby with full military honors conducted by the Joint Veterans Council. Memorial expressions may be made to the Lynn
Hogue Scholarship Fund and left in care of the Turner Funeral Home, 168 West Main Street, Shelby, Ohio, 44875.