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Artsil Cogar

March 11, 1927 May 1, 2019
Artsil Cogar
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Obituary for Artsil Cogar

Artsil Cogar, age 92, transitioned into Eternal Life on May 1, 2019. He was born in Webster Springs, West Virginia, son of the late Alex and Mary (Coe) Cogar, he was one of nine children. Artsil was a proud VFW member and WWII veteran, serving in the Army Air Corp in Japan. After the war he found his way to South Lyon, Michigan and a career in Steel, working 27 years at the Tube Mill until retirement. Artsil and wife Lena raised their family and spent 50+ years in South Lyon, as active members of the VFW, community and church until health issues prevented them from doing so. Artsil is survived by his children Edward (Melissa) and Donald (Rose); 5 grandchildren: Dorothy, Michael, Holly, Tina and Stephanie; 5 of his siblings Freeman, Lonnie, Louise, Lela and Kathleen and many great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins. He was preceded in death by his loving wife Lena in 2017, granddaughter Tabatha, sisters Irene and Pauline, brother Doy and life-long best friend Ancil Cogar.


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Visitation

Saturday

4

May

9:30 AM 5/4/2019 9:30:00 AM - 10:30 AM 5/4/2019 10:30:00 AM
Phillips Funeral Home

122 West Lake Street (Ten Mile Road)
South Lyon, MI 48178

Phillips Funeral Home
122 West Lake Street (Ten Mile Road) South Lyon 48178 MI
United States

Funeral Ceremony

Saturday

4

May

10:30 AM 5/4/2019 10:30:00 AM
Phillips Funeral Home

122 West Lake Street (Ten Mile Road)
South Lyon, MI 48178

Phillips Funeral Home
122 West Lake Street (Ten Mile Road) South Lyon 48178 MI
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

South Lyon Cemetery Final Resting Place

479 Stryker Street
South Lyon, MI 48178

479 Stryker Street South Lyon 48178 MI
United States
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