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Obituary for Troy Max Fogle

Troy M. Fogle, 78, of Independence, IA, died on Friday February 21, 2020 at his home in rural Independence.

Troy was born on June 22, 1941 in Memphis, MO, the son of Walter and Thelma (Jones) Fogle. He attended the Memphis Community Schools, and later. On April 10, 1956 he married Betty Walker in Memphis and they made their home in Camp Point, IL where he worked as a farm hand. They later divorced in 1995. In early 1966 he moved to rural Quasqueton, IA and he took a job at John Deere in Waterloo, IA. Troy enjoyed farming and for many years he raised cows on his farm just north of Quasquteon, IA.

He is survived by his two children Kathy Decker, Winthrop, IA, and Keith (Jolene) Fogle, Independence, IA, a step son, Allen Spray, Denver, IA, twelve grandchildren, nine great grandchildren, a brother, Don (Dora) Fogle, Memphis, MO, a sister; Betty Ambler, Salena, KS, and many nieces and nephews.

Troy is preceded in death by his parents, Walter and Thelma Fogle, a daughter, Michelle Sue Fogle, a stepdaughter, Christina Moffet, two sisters, Bonnie Forquer, and Norma Mendenhall and a brother, Paul Fogle.

A Private Memorial Service was held on Monday, February 24, 2020, at the Reiff Family Center – Funeral Home & Crematory, in Independence. Burial was held at Wilson Cemetery in Independence.