John Cecil Herzog

John Cecil Herzog, 73, passed away on Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.

He was born May 18, 1939 in Osage City, Kansas. He married Margaret Ray on May 22, 1987 and she survives of the home.

Graveside services will be at Oak Hill Cemetery in Lawrence, Kansas at 10:00 am, Saturday, August 4, 2012.

Other survivors include three sons, Randy of Missouri, Jimmy of Topeka, Greg of Kansas, a daughter Nancy Thompson of England, two step-daughters, Kim Hatch of Oskaloosa, Tammy Pike of Georgia and a step-son Dean Wampler of Lawrence. He is survived by 11 grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and a great-grandson due December 9, 2012.  Also survived by three sisters Marilyn Jennings of Osage, Lynda Trebbe of Oklahoma and Donna Shoemate of Scranton, a brother Robert of Texas and a special niece Robin Herzog of Lawrence.


  1. robyn on August 10, 2012 at 6:06 pm

    aunt margert so sorry to hear bout uncle john ill miss him giving me advices if im upset he talk to me and i feel better
    and when i was in burlington he drives all the way and to pick me up when we said we hundryy or thirty he stop with out saying no
    unless it was busy time
    its was a good times
    i love you robyn

  2. Kimberly Hatch on August 10, 2012 at 11:37 am

    Mom I am so sorry you lost the love of your life and the man that mad you happy for the last 25 years. I am glad you met John and he made you happy for 25 long years. I love you Mom.

  3. Linda Roberts on August 4, 2012 at 5:25 am

    Margaret, I’m sorry to hear of your loss.

  4. Nancy Herzog Thompson on August 3, 2012 at 3:33 pm

    Margaret and family,

    I was so sorry to hear of Dad’s passing. I am glad we were able to establish some contact with each other over the past few years.

    Thank you Margaret for being with Dad and giving him such happiness the past many years.

    Nancy Herzog Thompson
    London, UK

  5. Randy Herzog on August 3, 2012 at 10:57 am

    Margaret and family
    I wanted to send my deepest sympathy. My pray is that he was happy.

    Randy Herzog
    Richmond, TX

  6. Hank and Betty Sipple on August 3, 2012 at 6:33 am

    Margaret and family
    we wish you the deepest sympathy in the loss of your loved one. We will miss John at the American Legion Bingo. God’s Blessings to your family.

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