John J Logel

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LOGEL, Jr., John J. “Pete” Age 76 of Beavercreek, passed away Monday, November 30, 2015 at Heartland of Beavercreek. He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Edna (Blatz) Logel, and a son, John J. Logel III. He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Carol Logel, and a son, Ken Logel and wife Gaylyn of Beavercreek. Two grandchildren also survive him: Kenny Logel Jr. and wife Stephanie of Xenia, and Jonna and husband Chris De La Cruz of FL. Four great grandchildren also survive him: Aiden Walker, Georgia Logel, Walker Logel and Demetrio De La Cruz, as do two sisters; Marilyn Coder and Karen Newman and two brothers; Larry Logel and Gary Logel, and numerous nieces, nephews and friends. Pete was an automotive aficionado; he was a successful drag racer and enjoyed restoring and showing his 1938 Packard. He also enjoyed traveling in the RVs which he converted from old buses himself, and attending his grandchildren’s sporting events. He was retired from GM Inland in 1989 following 30 years of service. Friends may call at the Tobias Funeral Home Beavercreek Chapel, 3970 Dayton-Xenia Rd. on Sunday, December 6, 2015 from 4-7 PM. Prayers will be offered at the funeral home at 10 AM Monday, December 7, 2015; Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at St. Luke Catholic Church, 1440 N. Fairfield Rd. at 10:30 AM with Fr. Terry Schneider, Celebrant. Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery. Condolences for the family can be made at
Published in Dayton Daily News on Dec. 4, 2015
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Lawrence L. Logel

Lawrence L. Logel, age 97, of Evansville, passed away Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at his home.

Mr. Logel had worked as a tool and die maker for Whirlpool Corporation for 46 years before retiring in 1982 and was a member of the Whirlpool Retirees Club. Lawrence was a veteran of the United States Navy serving in the South Pacific during World War II. He was also a member of VFW Post #1114. Lawrence’s greatest love was his family and he enjoyed growing blackberries, garlic and tomatoes in his backyard garden.

Surviving Lawrence are three daughters, Judith (Robert) Logel-Scott of Denver, CO, Carol Logel of Evansville and Rita (Kenneth) McAtee of Evansville; two sons, James (Marty Winstead) Logel of Evansville and John (Renee` Schlueter) Logel of Iowa City, IA; three grandchildren, Daniel (Brooke) McAtee, Nicholas (Alyssa Miller) Logel and Jamie Logel; two great grandchildren, Kolby Logel and Bella McAtee and a sister-in-law, Bettye Logel of Evansville.

Lawrence was preceded in death by his wife of 62 years, Audrey (Hays) Logel in 2003 and by his ten siblings.

A Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 10:00 A.M. on Monday, June 16, 2014 at Resurrection Catholic Church, Rev. Raymond Brenner officiating. Burial will follow in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, where the Vanderburgh County Retired Veterans Memorial Club will conduct military rites.

Friends may visit with the family from 1:00 until 6:00 P.M. on Sunday at Pierre Funeral Home, 2601 W. Franklin Street, where there will be a memorial service conducted by the church at 4:00 P.M. Friends may also visit with the family from 9:30 A.M. until service time on Monday at Resurrection Church.

Memorial contributions may be made to Resurrection Catholic Church.


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ELEANORA LOGEL ASHER, 91, Doheny Way, Casselberry, died Sunday, Nov. 22. Mrs. Asher was a retired factory worker for General Motors. Born in Dayton, Ohio, she moved to Central Florida in 1960. She was Roman Catholic. Survivor: sister, Lucille Franks, Orr, Minn. Baldwin-Fairchild Funeral Home, Altamonte Springs.

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