Pat Logel Obituary, Death – Pat Logel has died. Cherished husband of Joan A. Logel his wife of almost 68 years; beloved father of Michael (Phyllis) Logel, David (Joan E.) Logel, Lisa (Winchell) Logel Carroll, and Steven Logel; dear grandfather of Marcie, Benjamin, Patrick, Abby, Tanner, Chase, and Caroline; dearest great grandfather of Lucy, Calvin, Olivia, and a sweet baby girl due July 1st; devoted cousin, uncle and friend to many. His grandparents, Edward and Clara Logel, as well as his parents, Wilma and Louise, and his brother, Edward, all passed away before Gilbert was born.
Timothy and his wife Sherri, Colleen and her husband John Backewich, Carolyn and her husband Stuart Wright, Maureen and her husband Gary Askin, Jane and her husband Paul Haffner, Bradley and his wife Jennifer, and Bryan and his wife Michele all consider him to be the best father in the world. Most incredible Poppa to Brayden, Kevin, and Jenessa; Mary Elizabeth, Hayley, and Emily Backewich; Timothy, Andrew, Genna June, and Chevonne Wright; Patrick, Riley, and Hannah Askin; Olyvia and Thomas Haffner; Van and Max; Joshua, Jack, and Georgia Belle; and Timothy, Andrew, Genna June, and Chevonne Wright.
Kelso, Missouri, is the location of Gilbert’s birth and childhood. He was a brave and honorable soldier who served his country in the United States Army during World War II, where he reached the rank of Staff Sergeant. After the war, he went on to serve in a position at the Pentagon. He worked in the banking industry for a significant amount of time as a trust officer and executive in Cape Girardeau, Missouri, as well as Southern Illinois. In addition to becoming a Knight of Columbus, he was an exceptional golfer, player of quick pitch softball, square dance caller, individual stock picker of large merit, and other sports.