Doris L. Logue
FAIRMONT, Minn. — Services for Doris L. Logue, 86, of Fairmont will be 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 23, 2007, at the United Methodist Church in Fairmont with burial at 2 p.m. in Oak Hill Cemetery in Estherville. Visitation will held one hour prior to the service at the church on Friday.
Doris died Sunday afternoon, Nov. 18, 2007, at the Fairmont Medical Center.
Doris Lavonne Otto was born May 16, 1921, in Terril, the daughter of Frank and Edna (Lawson) Otto. She grew up in Iowa where she was a 1937 graduate of Estherville High School and also attended Estherville Junior College. Doris was united in marriage to Rex E. Logue on Jan. 24, 1943, at the Methodist Church parsonage in Worthington, Minn. She worked at Emmet County Social Services in Estherville and for 38 years at Breen Implement in Fairmont until retiring at the age of 75. Her husband died in 1988. She served as a care giver to her mother, mother-in-law and several friends. She was a member of the United Methodist Church in Fairmont, was a board member of the Lakeview Methodist Home, and served as a delegate to the Annual Conference of The United Methodist Church. She was a Sunday School teacher, 4-H leader, Cub Scout den mother, release-time Christian education teacher, and a mentor to youth. Doris was also a member of W.H.O., Extension Club, Good Sam Camping Club, and the Fairmont Peace Group. She enjoyed making Christmas cookies and candy and delivering them to family and friends. She also enjoyed crossword puzzles, bird watching, television sports (Twins/Vikings) and traveled extensively in the United States, Europe, the Holy Land, and Canada. Doris was a devoted mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and friend. She loved her family and extended family and her grandchildren and great-grandchildren were her joy.
Survivors include two sons, Jerry Logue and his wife, Pam, of Mt. Lake, Minn., and Jon Logue of Minneapolis, Minn.; two grandchildren, Andrew (Pam) Logue of Trempealeau, Wis., and Anne (Jason) Siebert of Cheyenne, Wyo.; four great-grandchildren, Luke Logue, Lincoln Siebert, Maianna Siebert, and Esther Logue; two brothers-in-law, Glenn Logue and Richard Grade; and several nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends. She is also survived by her granddogs, Willie and Bentley. In addition to her parents and her husband, Doris was preceded in death by one sister, Madlyn Grade; and five brothers, Richard ‘Dickie’ Otto, Keith Otto, Virgil Otto, Wendell ‘Bill’ Otto and Kenneth Otto.
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