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BOGDAN, Theodore F.
BOGDAN - Theodore F. Age 86 of Jamestown, died April 3, 2017. Ted was born May 11, 1930, in Buffalo, the son of the late Albert and Pauline Bogdan. He worked at the Park Country Club and served in the Air Force during the Korean conflict as a Weather Technician in Guam on a WB-29 crew, later renamed the "Hurricane Hunters". Ted spent 20 years working for Exxon Corp. as a Marketing District Manager. In 1974 he purchased Yaw Oil Co. in Jamestown, serving as President until 1996. He was a significant supporter of area charities. Surviving are four children: Janet (Steve) Bowman, Theodore J. (Tracy) Bogdan, David Bogdan and Elizabeth (Jon) Albro; ten grandchildren; sisters, Joanne Gugino and Helen Wallace of Buffalo and brothers, Matthew and Stanley Bogdan both of Atlanta; and his companion Sally Corkery. Ted was preceded in death by his wife, Carol Blount Bogdan, also born and raised in Buffalo. A Memorial Service will be held in August in Jamestown. Arrangements by LIND FUNERAL HOME.