MARYLAND - The father of Maryland Governor Larry Hogan, Lawrence Hogan, Sr., passed away last night at the age of 88.
According to a statement from the Governor's Office, Hogan, Sr. passed due to complications from a stroke at 10:24 p.m. Thursday at Anne Arundel Medical Center.
The elder Hogan was a former politican, serving three terms in the House of Representatives.
Gov. Hogan made a statment on Facebook after his father died, saying:
"At 10:24 tonight, an American hero and the man that I am most proud of, passed away. He had an amazing life that spanned 88 years. He leaves behind a loving family, countless friends and admirers and a lasting legacy that won't be forgotten."