Meet Our Team

Patty Gogerty

Insurance Agent

Sams/Hockaday & Associates, Inc.

122 W. Prairie Avenue, Suite 201
Decatur, IL 62523





Patty Gogerty has been with Sams/Hockaday & Associates for over 30 years. She has been helping people navigate through the Medicare process in addition to helping with other areas, such as financial products and life insurance needs.

Born into a family of 10 kids, she has lived in Decatur, IL most of her life. Patty is a big supporter of the United Way of Decatur and Hudson's Halfway Home for which she helps to foster special needs puppies.

Here's what Patty's clients say!

I have been extremely pleased with my representative, Patty Gogerty. She takes good care of me and makes sure I make the right choice for my insurance plans.
M.D., Customer
Patty gogerty responds to our needs & updates us when needed
P.G., Customer
the personal touch that I receive is great. also, if I have a problem, I can call you and you handle it for me.
S.B., Customer
Patti, If we have a question you either answer it or get back to us with the answer. We have not had any negative issues with Cynthia or myself. We can ask for no more. Thank you.
L.D., Customer
At Sams/Hockaday Insurance you get the best from the best. It's nice to know that there are agents out there that take pride in their work and care for the wellbeing of their clients. Everything is explained in detail and you are fitted with the best group for your needs. Plus if the rates are raising the agents will find a new company with a lower premium but carries the same great coverage. What more can a client ask for!
Marilynn W., customer since 2015
I have had so many questions and all have been answered many times until I understood thank you for always being there
W.S., Customer
The fact is, Patty gave my husband and I both personal care and factual information based on our individual needs. She is one in a million and we are Blessed to have her on our team during these most difficult days of insurance findings..
L.B., Customer
Friendly service, and helped us choose the best insurance policies that fit our needs, both with life ins. And health ins. Policies. Thank you!
K.S., Customer
I felt comfortable talking to Patty about my insurance options for life and supplemental insurance and getting her input
M.S., Customer
Very knowlegable took the worry and confusion out if choosing insurance. Patti is fantastic to work with.
D.C., Customer
I felt very comfortable speaking to you and you answered all of my questions. You found me awesome deals. Thank You
P.R., Customer
You explained my options and helped me make decisions based on what I needed. I really appreciate that and your knowledge. Thank you!
L.B., Customer
Straight forward and down to earth is what I like and you answer all questions or get answers. Thanks for being a friend.
J.T., Customer
Patty listened to me regarding my insurance needs and budget. She was personable and caring.
C.A., Customer
Patty, you were recommended by a co-worker of mine and I've never been disappointed. I appreciate you always getting back to me and in knowing you are trying to stay on top of things in order to get us the best and most economical insurance coverage possible for our budget. We appreciate all you do, much more than you realize.
J.B., Customer
You are always helpful and take time to answer any concerns or questions we have.
A.K., Customer
Patty has helped me save money from medicare supplement insurance to life insurance.I have referred several friends and family who are also happy with their service.
S.J., Customer
I was able to talk with Patty on a Saturday so I don't miss work.
C.S., Customer
You're there when you're needed and always upbeat and helpful. You're comfortable to talk to and you left your customers you are indeed working on their best behalf....and we love ya.
J.B., Customer
Payed attention and looked for the best policy for me.
R.S., Customer
Patty is so knowledgeable and helpful on Medicare supplemental and helps us navigate through this with ease. We have and will continue to recommend friends and family to her.
L.W., Customer
You're recommendations for insurance company's has proven good and it's nice to know that you are monitoring these companies and recommend changes when they are appropriate.
D.G., Customer
Everything was ready when we got there and she always takes time to answer any questions.
P.T., Customer
I can count on Patty to look out for my best interests. I have referred her to several people
K.R., Customer
You always take care of us with getting the right health insurance. Thanks for all the help
R.W., Customer
We really enjoy Patty for her efficiency and honesty. I recently recommended her to my brother. I told him that she can answer any questions he may have. Thanks, Patty
M.R., Customer
I always feel confident that you have recommended the best solutions for my needs. Thank you.
J.N., Customer
Patricia Gogerty has been excellent in guiding my wife and I through our insurance needs. She knows the business and is always ready with helpful advice. Thanks to Sams/Hockaday!
M.K., Customer
I can always call my insurance rep Patty when I have questions and she gets backto me immediately with answes and help. It is very reassuring to me.
N.S., Customer
Lead me in the right direction for helping me to go with what was best for me. I felt you helped me with choosing what options were best for my retirement. Thank you!
L.S., Customer
Your quick and efficient response to a client is what Sams Hockday is know for in this area and the fact that you always keep on top of client needs. I always appreciate that you call me at renewal if you see changes that I need to be aware of, and do what ever it takes to keep my premium at the lowest point. Your employees are always great to deal with . You are always at the top of my referral list ! Keep up the great work.
Marilyn L., customer since 2014
I like the fact that I visit regularly with Patricia and go over any questions and she is able to get me the best insurance plans available.
Karen R., customer since 2015
I have been nothing but very satisfied with the service i have been given. First, special shoutout to Patty, who has treated me like family - answered all my questions as soon as possible and just been a good friend looking out for a "senior". Also, when I call the office whoever answers the phone have always been very polite and helpful. Actually have recommended you more than once.
M.D., Customer
Very helpful and quick to get the process going.
S.B., Customer
I don't think you could do anything different to make it any better you're the best
P.T., Customer
Made it so easy to understand, spent all the time we needed answering our many questions and guided us to choose good reputable insurance groups to fit our needs
Customer since 2015
I have had nothing but great service and ease of knowing that the right decisions are being made for my best interests. All i have to do is ask a question and i get a really quick response or solution. Patty is very professional but also very personable which makes me feel secure when dealing with her.
M.D., Customer
I have and continue to refer my friends and family to Patty for help with their medicare supplement plans. She helped me get a lower rate on my supplement just last week. I appreciate all the help she has given me and I know my friends do too.
Suzanne J., customer since 2013
Did a wonderful job of explaining how the plans work. Made everything so easy for me.
Customer since 2015
I appreciate your staying in touch with me and making sure I have the best policies to handle what I need from them.
W.C., Customer
You listened and were patient and thorough with your explanations. I've already recommended you to several people.
R.S., Customer
Patti always answers our many questions when we ask. I also appreciate the updates and/or changes thru out the year we receive via e-mails. You make it easy to navigate this thing called retirement. Thanks.
L.D., Customer
I know a little about a lot of things but unfortunately insurance isn't one of them. I appreciate your office, and especially Patty, making our choices for insurance simpler to understand. She is able to take the guesswork out of this very important decision.
V.B., Customer
Patty got back to me right away and is working to help me find a plan. I would recommend Sam's Hockaday because I know that some knowledgeable people work there.
D.K., Customer
You guided me in the right direction and made the whole operation so much easier. Thank you.
L.B., Customer
everything appears to be going good with the coverages you provided for me since going to medicare. Pat continuously checks the policies available and gives me the best coverages for my money.
W. C., Customer
Your company continues to give great customer service. That is the mainstay of an exceptional company. The employees all must share in that belief which makes them exceptional as well. Keep up the good work!
M. W., Customer
Patty was very knowledgeable about medicare supplement insurance and medicare part D insurance. She was friendly and efficient. I have recommended some of my friends to call Patty when they are ready to purchase medicare supplement insurance.
R.M., Customer
I really like that you are so knowledgeable about the different companies and I trust that you find the best deal for me.
T. G., Customer
Made my choices so effortless for me and Patty's kindness thru the whole process. Made John and I Very comfortable.
L.D., Customer
Disclaimer: We do not offer every plan available in your area. Any information we provide is limited to those plans we do offer in your area. Please contact or 1-800-MEDICARE to get information on all of your options.