Family Login:


Pause One True Love by Bruce H. Zimmerman (ASCAP)
Share This Obituary
Resources

Send Flowers
 Click Here to Order Flowers, Sympathy Cards & Unique Gifts


Memories & Candles

“Jen and Darren,We are thinking of you and your family, so sorry for your loss. We are sure that you are very proud to have had him as your father. ”
1 of 11 | Posted by: Greg and Linda DeLong - IN

“I was sad to hear of Tom's passing. Thank you Tom and Thenia for making the Georgetown area a great place to live. ”
2 of 11 | Posted by: Steve Jehl - Fort Wayne - friend

“You are all in our thoughts and prayers. He was a great guy and will be missed by so many. ”
3 of 11 | Posted by: Jeremy & Andrea Gaskill - Convoy, OH

“Dear Darrin & Jen We are so sorry to learn of your dad's passing. You are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult times. God bless and...Read More »
4 of 11 | Posted by: Sylvia Kratzman - leo,, IN

“We are so sorry about the loss of Tom. He was a great man and will be really missed. We will keep you all in our thoughts and prayers and remember...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Natalie Turk - Fort Wayne, IN

“Wanted you to know how very sorry I am for your loss. ”
6 of 11 | Posted by: Byron Black

“So sorry! Always enjoyed visiting with Tom. He will be missed. Hang in there Darren. You are in our prayers. ”
7 of 11 | Posted by: Merrill & Edith Hackett - IN

“sorry for your loss. May you draw close to our loving God by reading his word and find comfort in the hope that he gives us all of seeing our loved...Read More »
8 of 11 | Posted by: A friend

“Tom was my agent for many many years, he was always available and willing to do whatever he needed to get the job done for me. He was a good man, and...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: Kevin Bailey - Fort Wayne, IN

“We were so sorry for your loss. We were neighbors in Buckingham and enjoyed talking with Tom on so many occasions. Such a kind man - he will be...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Cindy Bastress - Fort Wayne, IN

“Tom was a mentor to me and was always willing to share his formula for success. He understood the critical responsibility he had of making sure his...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: Steven Westrick - Fort Wayne, IN


Thomas R. "Big T" Vogt, 72, went in peace to be with our Lord and Savior, Friday, February 10, 2017 in Fort Wayne, IN. Born in Kokomo, IN, Tom graduated in 1963 from Kokomo HS and earned his Bachelors in Business from Indiana University, Bloomington, IN in 1968. He enjoyed a successful career as an insurance agent with Allstate, retiring after 34 years in 2005. During his career, Tom won many national awards with the company, many times over. He was President of the National Association of Life Underwriters. He earned his Chartered Life Underwriter (CLU) and Life Underwriter Training Council (LUTC). Tom served many years and was instrumental with the building and developing of the Georgetown Little League program in the 70's and 80's. He will be deeply missed but never forgotten. Tom enjoyed traveling the world and trips to Las Vegas. Surviving are his loving wife of 51 years, Thenia Vogt of Fort Wayne, IN; sons, Allen (Karen) Vogt of Tahoe, CA; Darren (Jennifer) Vogt of Fort Wayne, IN; grandchildren, Gaven, Carson, Parker, and Nina; brother, Dan (Cindy) Vogt of Killingworth, CT. Thomas was preceded in death by his parents, Kenneth Sheldon and Laura Augusta Vogt. Service is 3:00 pm, Thursday February 16, 2017 at D. O. McComb & Sons Maplewood Park Funeral Home, 4017 Maplecrest Road with, calling one hour prior, with Pastor Rom Williams officiating. Calling also Wednesday, February 15, 2017, from 2:00 to 5:00 pm and 7:00 to 9:00 pm at the funeral home. Private burial at Highland Park Cemetery, Fort Wayne, Indiana. Memorials may be made to the Georgetown Little League or to Pathway Community Church c/o Truevine Adoption Ministries. To sign the online guest book, go to www.domccombandsons.com.