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In Memory of

William Logan

June 2, 1924 - August 29, 2012

Obituary


William (Bill) Harold Logan, beloved husband, father, and grandfather passed away on August 29, 2012 surrounded by loving family. He was born in Ventura, California on June 2, 1924, the oldest of five boys born to Eva Mae Bergstresser and Willis Little Logan.

Following high school graduation, Bill served in WWII and was a member of the 34th Bomber Group where he worked in production line maintenance and trained flight engineers, and also participated in the return of POWs from Linz, Austria to France. He later served with the Atomic Energy Commission during the...

William (Bill) Harold Logan, beloved husband, father, and grandfather passed away on August 29, 2012 surrounded by loving family. He was born in Ventura, California on June 2, 1924, the oldest of five boys born to Eva Mae Bergstresser and Willis Little Logan.

Following high school graduation, Bill served in WWII and was a member of the 34th Bomber Group where he worked in production line maintenance and trained flight engineers, and also participated in the return of POWs from Linz, Austria to France. He later served with the Atomic Energy Commission during the Korean Conflict. Following his military service, he worked for J. Paul Getty and Ralph M. Parsons Company, a career which took him to Kuwait, the Philippines, Iraq, Iran, Canada, Alaska, and other U.S. location.

Bill was devoted to his wife Billie, loved to laugh, and was happiest when surrounded by family and friends, who were always treated to great stories about his work and travel. When his grandchildren were little, they knew him as a best friend with quarters for playing video games. Other interests included a life-long love of music, fishing, traveling, and gardening.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and three brothers, Robert, Gerald, and Richard. He is survived by his loving wife, Billie, his son Steve (Betsy) Logan, his son John Meek, his daughter, Linda (Mike) Loomis, his brother Willis (Donna) Logan, seven grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, and many dear nieces, nephews, and friends.

Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. at Swan-Law Funeral Directors on Thursday, September 6, 2012. Burial will be at Ft. Logan National Cemeery on Friday, September 7, 2012. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Alzheimer's Association Research at P.O. Box 96011, Washington, D.C. 20090.