2014-02-27 / Obituaries

Peter L. Hoagland

Peter L. Hoagland, 66, of Jamestown, passed away peacefully Feb. 20, 2014, at his home. He was the beloved husband of Susan W. (Wetmore) Hoagland for 41 years.

Born in New York, N.Y., he was a son of the late LaBar P. and Marys (Bird) Hoagland.

Mr. Hoagland graduated from Blair Academy and the University of Rochester. He was the credit manager for Bruin Plastics Company in Glendale, R.I.

He was a member of the Dune’s Club and the Holland Society. An active communicant of St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church, he was a member of the choir, served on the vestry and volunteered and loved the thrift shop. He was also an avid reader.

Besides his wife, he leaves two children, Katherine H. Scott and her husband Nathan and their sons, Westin and Cooper of North Kingstown, Christopher Hoagland and his wife Colleen and their children Connor and Kinsley of Attleboro, Mass.; a brother, Samuel M. Hoagland of Warwick; and a sister, Olivia Edgil of California.

A memorial service will be held at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church in the spring. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to St. Matthew’s Thrift Shop, P.O. Box 317, Jamestown, RI 0283, or Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284-9168.

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