William Vogt, the father of long-time referee Randy Vogt, passed away on Tuesday.

He was 87.

A wake for Vogt will be held at the Beney Funeral Home (79 Berry Hill Road, Syosset, N.Y.) on Friday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m.

The funeral service will be held at the Faith Lutheran Church (231 Jackson Ave., Syosset, N.Y.) at 10 a.m. Friday.

The staff of FrontRowSoccer.com sends it deepest sympathies to Randy Vogt and his family.