John Brian Hogg, age 76 of Fairview Park. Beloved husband of Beverly (nee Java); loving father of Sonya Barberio (Bob); dear brother of Gail Sinclair; cherished son of the late John Donald and Eileen Hogg (nee Grainger).
Brian was born in Canada and raised in Rocky River, Ohio. He joined the United States Navy at the young age of 17. He was devoted to his country and served aboard the USS Bennington and USS Wasp from 1963-1965. He enjoyed seeing the world from Hawaii to Japan.
Brian worked for over 35 years as a mechanical maintenance supervisor at the Cleveland Electric Illuminating Company.
He loved the Lake Erie Islands, the Cleveland Browns and the Cleveland Indians.
Brian had many hobbies including RC planes, model trains, astronomy, motorcycles and restoring Ford Mustangs.
He was hard working and known for his easy-going personality.
Brian enjoyed grilling in the middle of cold Ohio winters, playing poker and boating.
Friends may call the Busch Funeral Home, 21369 Center Ridge Road, Rocky River on Thursday, September 15, 2022 from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Funeral Service at 11 am on Friday, September 16, 2022 at the Busch Funeral Home. Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery following the service. (440) 333-9774 www.buschcares.com