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Brian “Brogts” Vogts

Brian E. “Brogts” Vogts, 57, of Moundridge, Kansas passed away Saturday, July 9, 2022.  He was born July 15, 1964 in Newton, Kansas, the son of Roger E. and Gwen A. (Goering) Vogts.

He graduated from Moundridge High School with the class of 1983.

Brogts worked as a Lead Man at Moridge Manufacturing for 33 years.

Brogts was a loving father, husband, grandfather, brother and friend.  He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends every chance he could get.  Brogts loved the outdoors, spending his summers at his second home, Pete’s Puddle, where he enjoyed fishing, playing washers, riding four-wheelers, and hanging with his family and friends.  He was a very social person and never met a stranger.  Everyone he met he welcomed with open arms, making a lasting impression.  Brogts had a kind soul and a big heart.  He will forever be missed by so many.

He was united in marriage to Pamela Foth.  They later divorced. Brogts later married Joann Calderon on November 15, 2005 in Hutchinson.  She survives of the home.

Other survivors include his son, Cody (Lisa) Vogts of Newton; daughters, Abby Smith of Moundridge, and Brialen and Brooklen Vogts of the home; eight grandchildren; brother, Brandon (Coleen) Vogts of Moundridge; brothers-in-law, Jim (Metrice) Calderon of Moundridge and John Calderon of Moundridge; and several nieces and nephews.

Brogts was preceded in death by his parents; maternal grandparents, Weldon and Esther Goering; and paternal grandparents, Herman and Frieda Vogts; uncle, Sherwin Neihagi and wife Carol; and aunt, Rita Vogts.

Friends may pay their respects to Brogts from 3 to 7 p.m., Friday, July 15, 2022 at Moundridge Funeral Home with family present from 5 to 7 p.m.  Cremation will follow.  Memorial contributions may be made to Pete’s Puddle in care of Moundridge Funeral Home, PO Box 410, Moundridge, KS 67107.

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Moundridge Funeral Home
115 E. Cole St.
Moundridge, KS 67107