James Sikes Hogue


Private family services were held for James Sikes Hogue, 64, of Pulaski, who passed away on Aug. 20, 2019.
James was born on Feb. 23, 1955, in New Castle, a son of James and Martha Lois Sikes Hogue. He was a lifelong resident of New Castle.
He was a 1973 graduate of Laurel High School and later attended Butler County Community College for two years, where he played basketball. He then graduated from Slippery Rock State College with a bachelor of science degree.
He worked as an account representative for an outdoor advertising company for 10 years and has worked in the sales industry for most of his life.
At age 27, James was one of the 10 finalists in the millionaire drawing for the Pennsylvania instant lottery.
James loved to play golf and worked over the years at the golf course. He also enjoyed going to the track to play the horses.
He leaves to cherish his memory his sister, Janice (Richard) Cole of Connecticut; nephews, Michael (Julie) Villano of Canfield, Ohio, Steven (Vivian) Cole of Connecticut and David (Nicole) Cole of Africa; great-nephews, Jack, Aren and James; great-niece, Brielle; and his two cats, Rover and Rita.
He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Martha; and a sister, Marjorie Ann Villano.
If so desired, the family requests memorial contributions be made to Angels for Animals in James' name.
The Hogue family has entrusted the care of James to the Wasko Funeral Home in Campbell, Ohio.
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Published on September 10, 2019
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Marty McConahy
Sep 14, 2019
My condolences to the family. He was like a brother to me, with the good times and occasional disagreements. He will be missed.