Shirley M. Logan, nee Monroe, age 88 of West Chicago,

Written by Brust Funeral Home on April 11th, 2018

Logan-ShirleyShirley M. Logan, nee Monroe, age 88 of West Chicago, died April 9 at Central DuPage Hospital.  Beloved wife of the late John A.; loving mother of Daryl (Diane), Marilyn (Rich) Pollina, Linda (Jim) Andrews and Louise Johnson; cherished grandmother of Kathy (Greg), Daryl Jr., Paul (Cristin), John (Rachel), Stephanie (Brent), Jacquelin (Jack), Alex (Heidi), Jennifer, Jay (Kelly); great-grandmother of 9, Brooklyn, Henry, Molly, Troy, Paisley, Logan, John, Montrel, Bryce and one on the way; dearest sister of Carol (the late Paul) Sutek, Evelyn (the late Joe) French, Nancy (Clarney) Meyers, Frank, Dianne (Larry) Thull, Earl, Dennis (Judie), the late Maxine (the late Louis) Mach, the late Rex (the late Dory), the late Edward (Patricia); aunt and great aunt.

Shirley was a loving woman who spent her life caring and helping others. She was born in Marysville, Mo. When she was 1 she moved to Dunbar WI where she grew up with her 10 siblings. Her and her siblings helped pump gas at her parents gas station.

She met John Logan in Dunbar and married in 1948 where they owned a farm. Shirley, John and their 2 children moved to Illinois in 1951 where John started a home construction business. She worked beside her husband building houses while raising their 4 children.

She loved gardening and sewing. In 1983 they retired back to Dunbar, WI. John and Shirley enjoyed being a member of the American Legion with many of their childhood friends. Shirley enjoyed being Secretary for the Women’s Auxiliary and helping make pies and selling them at the Fireman’s picnic in Pembine, WI. She spent the last 10 years of her life living in Franciscan Court Supportive Living in Illinois. Where she enjoyed spending time doing activities with the other residents and living close to her daughters.

Visitation Saturday, April 14, from 10 AM until time of Service at 2 PM at Brust Funeral Home, 135 S. Main St., Lombard.  Interment in Wisconsin.

In lieu of flowers, donations to a charity of your choice appreciated.

 

2 Comments so far ↓

  1. Marilyn Pollina says:

    Love you beautiful mother.

  2. Andy & Patty Wilmes says:

    Jim,Linda and Family-Our thought’s and prayers are with you. It was an honor to have known your mother.All our love.

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