James Dana  Vogel
James Dana Vogel was born on November 12, 1956, to James Carl and Dorothy (Pulark) Vogel in El Paso, Texas. He passed away on Tuesday, October 29, 2019, at the age of 62.

A graveside service is scheduled for Monday, November 4, 2019, at 10:30 A.M. at the Duncan Municipal Cemetery. Arrangements have been entrusted to Whitt Funeral Home.

James graduated from Eastwood High School in El Paso. He married the love of his life, Jo Lynn Miller, on January 5, 1976, in El Paso. He was a self-employed auto mechanic. James loved to work on 1930's model radios. Lionel trains were his second passion. He also enjoyed playing pool. Spending time with his family was very important to him. He was a loyal, kind and loving man.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Survivors include his wife of 43 years, Jo; son, Michael and wife Leslie Vogel of Ashland, New Hampshire; very special daughter, Aspen Christy; grandchildren: Jimmy Vogel, Andrew Vogel, Rachael Vogel, Jax Valentine; brothers: William and wife Marsha Vogel, John and wife Barbara Vogel; and sister-in-law, Toni Houtz.

Serving as honorary pallbearers will be Aspen Christy, Michael Vogel, Jimmy Vogel and Enrique Velasco.

Memorial contributions can be made in his name to the Kiddieland new train fund. Checks made payable to Communities Foundation of Oklahoma can be mailed to: Duncan Chisholm Trail Kiwanis Club, PO Box 661, Duncan, OK 73534-0661, or online at cfok.fcsuite.com/erp/donate/create?funit_id=1664.

Online condolences can be made to the family at www.whittfh.com.
Published on November 1, 2019


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Dean and Lillian Johnson
Nov 29, 2019
So sorry about Jim's death. We just learned of your loss. Jim was a good friend to us and we have missed you all these last few years. Sympathy to you, Jo and Michael.