Mr. Nicolas Michael Vogt Jr.


Mr. Nicolas Michael Vogt Jr. (USMC, USAF Reserve)

Mr. Nicolas Michael Vogt, Jr., at the age of 84 from Dallas, Ga., passed away on Monday, January 3, 2022.

Michael was born July 10, 1937 in Ringgold, Georgia to the late Nicholas Michael Vogt, Sr. and the late Fredonia Ernst Vogt.

He served in the United States Marine Corps from June 27, 1956 until April 15, 1959. Michael firmly believed: “Once a Marine, always a Marine.”

He then studied electrical engineering at Pacific States University in Los Angeles, California. Michael later became a reserve police officer with the Los Angeles Police Department.

He also served in the Air Force Reserve as a navigator. Michael loved planes, war movies and good westerns.

He retired as an engineer at the United States Post Office.

Besides his parents, Michael was predeceased by his wife Joann Niedbalski Vogt; sister, Nancy Vogt and several uncles and aunts.

Survivors include her two sisters: Ann Vogt of Dallas, GA and Kay Wood of Dallas, Texas; aunt, Dorothy Gene Harris of California and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

A funeral service and interment will be held on Thursday, January 6, 2022 at 1:30 p.m. at the Chattanooga National Cemetery, 1200 Bailey Ave, Chattanooga, Tennessee 37404.

Smith & Miller Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Mr. Nicholas Michael Vogt, Jr.