James Walter Hogg, 63, of Wilson, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013 after a brave battle with pancreatic cancer. A memorial service will be held at a later date in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Mr. Hogg was born in Cincinnati, Ohio, the son of the late Dr. Stephen Polly and Mary Carldean Hogg. He was a graduate of Ohio University and made a career as a chemist.
He is survived by his daughters, Christine Hogg Budzik and husband, Jason, of Cincinnati, Ohio, Kimberly Lauren Nina Hogg of Raleigh, and Abigail Sarah Hogg of Chapel Hill; brothers, Robert Scott Hogg and wife, Nancy, and William Henry Hogg, all of Cincinnati, Ohio; sisters, Susan Hogg Wake of Bonita Springs, Fla., and Ellen Hogg Zieha and husband, Glenn, of Olathe, Kansas.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Hogg was preceded in death by a brother, Stephen Polly Hogg III.
Memorial gifts may be made in his name to the Lustgarten Foundation for pancreatic cancer research at www.lustgarten.org or by mail at 1111 Stewart Ave., Bethpage, NY 11714.