DEARING, Ga. - Retired MSGT Robert "Bob" E. Nogai , 61, beloved husband of 43 years to Mrs. Patsy Nogai, went to be with our Lord January 7, 2008, at his residence.
Funeral services were held at 11:30 a.m. on Monday, January 14, 2008, at the Queen of Angels Catholic Church in Thomson, with Father Bill Williams officiating.
Mr. Nogai was born in Illinois and had retired as Master Sergeant from the U.S. Army, having served in Vietnam. He was the recipient of numerous military and civilian awards. He was also retired from the Civil Service and a member of the Veteran of Foreign Wars Post #6445.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by one son, Anthony "Tony" Nogai of Abbeville, SC; and two daughters, Angela Devlin and her husband William of Webster, MA and Anita Whiten, her husband George, and their son, Will of Abbeville, SC. He is also survived by one sister Lillian Giczewski, of LaSalle, Ill, and two brothers, Frank Nogai, of St. Paul, MN and Ron Nogai, of LaSalle, Ill.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Future Fisher House VA Medical Center in Augusta, Fisher House Foundation, 1401 Rockville Pike, Suite 600, Rockville, MD 20852 or The American Lung Association, 61 Broadway, New York, New York 10006.
Starling Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.