Donald “Donny” C. Ogden Jr., age 53, of Madison, IL, passed away on Friday, November 3, 2017 at Gateway Regional Medical Center, Granite City, IL. Donny was born on November 28, 1963 in Granite City, IL, a son of Donald C. Ogden Sr. and Wanda Lee (Smith) Ogden.
On April 25, 2009, Donny married Shelly Keller, in Pontoon Beach, IL. Donny worked as a dispatcher for the Madison City Police Department and was a member of the N.R.A. Donny enjoyed anything that had to do with the renaissance period, such as games and festivals. He was also a self taught computer expert, he could fix or program any computer. His greatest joy was spending time with his family and friends. Donny will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him.
He was preceded in death by his father, Donald Ogden Sr.
Donny is survived by his devoted wife, Shelly Ogden of Madison, IL; dear mother, Wanda Lee Ogden of Granite City, IL; loving son, Jake (Connie) Bryant of Swansea, IL; dear sister, Shari Sweigart of Granite City, IL; proud grandpa to Lisa Lee; cousin, Renea (Ric) Davis of St. Louis, MO; extended family and many friends.
Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at Irwin Chapel, 3960 Maryville Road, Granite City, IL.
In celebration of his life, funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at Irwin Chapel, Granite City, IL, with Pastor Corey Penn officiating. Interment will be in St. John Cemetery on Maryville Road, Granite City, IL.
Memorial donations may be given to the Ogden family or to American Heart Association. Donations will be accepted at the funeral chapel.
Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.irwinchapel.com.
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