Addison M. Brogan, 75, of Fincastle passed away Saturday, August 17, 2019.
He was born November 3, 1943. He was preceded in death by his parents, William Addison Brogan and Mattie Elizabeth Brogan; sister, Edna Dunbar; brothers, Thomas “Buster” Brogan and Ronnie Brogan; grandson, Michael Shane Brogan; and Uncle “Dad” James Wilcher.
He was a heavy equipment/crane operator all his life, could operate anything and could work on everything. Was a paint and body man and loved working on old cars. His passion was working on his cars but was always helping others on theirs. Loved racing and raced himself for many years but truly loved working on race cars with his sons and watching them race every Saturday night.
He is survived by his children, Angela Brogan (Gene Bradley), David Brogan (Lisa Brogan), Michael Brogan (Rhonda Crouse); grandchildren, Ashley and Marisa Brogan; great-grandchildren, Aiden and Isaac Meade and Dalton Brogan; longtime companion, Debbie Schulz; sister “Mom” Gerlene Wilcher, Josephine Wilcher; brother, Donnie Brogan and Best Friends “Son,” Alan Desper, Fred Murray and Norman Harvey; and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, August 22, in the Buchanan Chapel of Botetourt Funeral Home with the Rev. Tracy Terry officiating. Interment will follow in Godwin Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, August 21, at Botetourt Funeral Home, Buchanan. Online condolences may be made at www.botetourtfuneralhome.com.