October 10, 1943 ~ March 24, 2014
Greece: March 24, 2014 at age 70. Predeceased by her parents, Joseph and Elsie Voellinger and her son, Andrew J. Vogt. She is survived by her loving husband of 50 years, Gerald J. Vogt; children, Suzanne (Stephen) Hansen, Gregory (Brenda) Vogt, Lisa (Kenneth) Carpenter, Gavin (Heidi) Vogt; grandchildren, Ian and Dana Hansen, Joshua and Zachary Vogt, Emma, Hannah and Sophie Carpenter, Gavin Jr., Gage and Leo Vogt; sister, Annlouise Gent; nephew, Eric (Elise) Gent; great-niece, Lucy (Okwen) Foma; great-nephew, Hountor (Nicole) Gent; great-great-nieces, Soliel Gent and Elise Foma; several cousins and many dear friends. Merce was a loving wife, mother and grandmother, who enjoyed spending time with her family especially her ten grandchildren. She also loved to travel with any family member who wanted to plan a trip with her. She enjoyed knitting and sewing. She was a retired real estate agent from Royal Oak Realty. Mercedes' visitation will be held Wednesday, April 2nd, 4-8 P.M. at Vay-Schleich & Meeson Funeral Home, 1075 Long Pond Road, Greece Chapel. Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated Thursday, April 3rd, 9:30 A.M. at St. Lawrence Church, 1000 N. Greece Road. Interment will follow Mass in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Contributions in her memory may be made to St. Lawrence Church.