Logan Pagel, 90 of St. Charles, died Monday, July 1, 2019 at St. Charles Assisted Living.
Logan was born February 19, 1929 in Rochester to Julius and Selma (Zimmerman) Pagel. He graduated from St. Charles High School. On June 12, 1952, Logan married Marilyn Radke. He served in the United States Army from 1954-1956, stationed in Germany. After returning to the states, Logan and Marilyn farmed side by side from 1956-1990. In 1969, he began driving bus for the St. Charles School District for a total of 47 years.
He enjoyed traveling, camping, horseback riding, snowmobiling and jeep riding.
Logan is survived by two daughters, Patrisha Pagel of Winona and Michelle Pagel of Onamia, MN; four grandsons, Dustin (Jennifer) Pagel, Josh Pagel, Andrew Kochen and Ross Pagel; and 4 great-grandchildren, Rosalynn & Julianne Pagel and Dionysus and Apollo Pagel.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Marilyn; and a great-grandson, Adonis Pagel.
Funeral Service will be 11 a.m., Tuesday, July 9, 2019 at Hoff Funeral & Cremation Service. Military Honors will follow. Visitation will be 4-7 p.m., Monday and one hour prior to the service, all at the funeral home. Hoff Funeral & Cremation Service - St. Charles is assisting the family with arrangements.
"Patti, Michelle, grandsons and great-grandkids, we're so sorry for your loss. Logan was so full of fun and mischief and was a special part of our lives. He will be sorely missed by our entire family. We take comfort in knowing that he is with his beloved Marilyn now. May your happy memories of him surround and comfort you in the days ahead. "
"Always a smile and great sense of humor . Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family"
"He was a good friend to my parents Hugo and Phyllis waechter. Sorry for your loss"
"My prayers and sympathy to Logan's family.. I had many nice visits with him. (Michelle--hi to you and Ross)"
"Our thoughts and prayers to Logan's family. He was a happy go lucky guy. We had fun together in different years of our lives. Most of all playing' Sequence' with him and Marilyn. You kids put on a wonderful 90th birthday party for him. He was so happy. Our sympathy to you all. Tom and Olivia Hei, "
"My thoughts and prayers to Patty, Michelle and all the family. "
"I was so sorry to hear about Logan's passing. He was always my favorite bus driver! May your precious memories sustain you during your time of need."
"Seeing this makes me so sad for all of you. He blessed me over the years with his invitations into his life. Our last visit before my move was so touching - his hug and 'I love you' will reside always deeply within my spirit.
I rejoice for his complete healing beyond this life, yet know how hard this is for all of you. You all blessed him with your love and care.
He will be missed
Heather (Heather E. Klason)"
"My sincere sympathies to Patti and Michelle and their kids in the loss of their dad/grandpa. He was a great guy! Keep the memories that you have close to your hearts.