Martin Bogert

NORTH CANAAN — Martin Bogert, 58, of North Canaan passed away after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease, on June 27, 2019.

Martin was born on April 12, 1961, in Hialeah, Fla. 

He was a beloved father and is survived by his children, Emma and Jarred Bogert of Woodbury, Conn.; his stepchildren, Hayley MacDonald and her fiancé, Eric Sacco of Thomaston, Conn., and Mariah MacDonald of South Carolina and their mother, Heather Bogert Gowen of Woodbury. He is also survived by his son Steven Bogert and his wife, Shoko, of Virginia, his son Ryan Bogert and his partner, Gina Lupoli, of New Hampshire; his daughter Melissa Bogert and her fiancé, Justin Root, of Waterbury, Conn.; his stepdaughter, Sonja Swenson, and her partner, Michael Nicosia; and his granddaughter, Ava Nicosia of Thomaston and their mother Deborah Bogert of Texas. He is also survived by his sisters, Patricia Lux and Kathleen Arnwine, both of Florida.

A special thank you to the staff of Geer Village in North Canaan for their care and support of Martin over the past year.

A service of remembrance will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, July 27, at the United Church of Christ in Southbury.