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EMDEN -- Lewis F. Logeman, 86, of Emden,
died Thursday, July 31, 2008, at 10:20 p.m. at Abraham Lincoln
His funeral will be at 10 a.m. Monday at St. Peter Lutheran Church,
with the Rev. Frank Pieper officiating.
Visitation will be from 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday at
Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Lincoln and
one hour prior to the service on Monday at the
Burial, with military rites, will be in
Hartsburg Union Cemetery, Hartsburg.
Mr. Logeman was a retired building inspector for
the city of Lincoln.
He served in the U.S. Navy as a bomber pilot
during World War II.
He was born Oct. 8, 1921, at Dwight to Fredrick
"Fritz" and Flora Skoneski Logeman. He married June
Epperheimer on Sept. 7, 1942, and she preceded him
in death March 2, 1991. He married Ruth Finchum
Krueger on Dec. 26, 1994, in Emden.
He is survived by his wife, of Emden; three sons,
Fredrick "Bud" Robert (and Leslie) Logeman of
Harrisburg, David Baxter (and Shannon) Logeman of
Los Angeles, Calif., and Paul Lewis (and Tracey)
Logeman of Murphysboro; two daughters, Cindy Jane
Kuro of Decatur and Rebecca Elizabeth (and Mike)
Wheeler of Springfield; one stepdaughter, Jayne (and
John) Cross of Emden; two stepsons, Fred R. (and
Susan) Finchum of Atlanta and James (and Carole)
Finchum of Springfield; six grandchildren, Rachel
Elizabeth Kuro, Joseph Lewis Kuro, Sarah Jean (and
Jay) Herring, Molly Louise (and Jeremy) Klope, James
Paul Logeman and Alexander Lewis Logeman; one
nephew, Terry (and Donita) Biggs of Lincoln; eight
stepgrandchildren; and nine
He was also preceded in death by one daughter,
Deborah, and one sister, Harriet Biggs Talbert.
He was a member of St. Peter Lutheran Church and
the Brotherhood of the church, Emden American Legion
Post 506, and Logan Bible Fellowship. He was
involved in prison ministry and was a hospice
Memorials may be made to Camp Griesheim, Zion
Lutheran School of Lincoln or the donor's choice.
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