Idora “Elaine” Hogan

Idora “Elaine” Hogan entered eternal rest on Thursday, August 16, 2018 in her residence in Pineville at the age of 79. Elaine was a homemaker and devoted her life to taking care of her family. She was well-known for her exceptional cooking skills. Elaine will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her. Mrs. Hogan is preceded in death by her parents, Jeff and Bertha Voorhies. Those left to mourn her loss and cherish her memory include her loving husband of 59 years, Robert “Bob” Hogan of Pineville; five sons, Robert M. Hogan, Jr. (Anna) of Harvey, Th omas W. Hogan (Barbara) of Westlake, Jeffrey S. Hogan of Belle Chasse, Richard D. Hogan (Marjorie) of Covington, Stephen P. Hogan (Lisa) of Lafayette; three sisters, Louise Voorhies of Denham Springs, Shirley Gunter (Jerry) of Alexandria, Jerrie Armoney (Ronald) of Baton Rouge; three brothers, Abner Voorhies (Callie) of Kolin, Erby Voorhies (Frances) of Pleasant View, TN., Jeff Voorhies (Helen) of Pineville; two sisters-in-law, Hilda Ryland, Rita Voorhies; eleven grandchildren and four great grandchildren. Family and friends attended the visitation and funeral services held on Monday, August 20, 2018 at Rush Funeral Home in Pineville. Interment followed in Wise Chapel Cemetery, Ruby. Friends may post online messages of condolences for the Hogan family by visiting

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