Logan Ray Kolle
Logan Ray Kolle, 79, of Fordsville, Ky., formerly of Evansville, Ind., died August 25, 2014, at his home in Fordsville.
He was born March 16, 1935, in Elberfeld, Ind., the son of Raymond Kolle and Ruby (Barnard).
Logan served six years honorably, in the U.S. Marine Corp
, reaching the rank of Sergeant. He received several medals including the National Defense Service Medal.
He was a member of the American Quarter Horse Association and V.F.W
. Post #3418.
He achieved lifetime associate status with Whirlpool Corporation; from where he retired after 35 years.
Around Fordsville, Logan was known as "The Horse Man" as he was an avid horse enthusiast his entire life. Logan won many awards for his showmanship; riding Quarter Horses.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Delores; his daughter, Janet Kolle; and his infant son, Jerome Kolle; his brother, Gerald Kolle; and sister, Norma Jean Kost.
He is survived by his daughter, Pamela Quartuccio (Tony), of Madison, Wisc.; sons, Anthony Kolle, of Cartwright, Okla., and Clyde Kolle, of Chandler, Ind.; stepson, Kevin Roll, of Newburgh; stepdaughter, Penni Roll, of Evansville; his sister, Ruby Elaine McGraw, of Sherman, Texas; five grandchildren, Christina Mitchell, Lisa Cox (Joshua), Shane Kolle, Tasha Kolle, and Aaron Kolle.
Funeral services 10:30 a.m. Thursday, August 28, 2014, at Koehler Funeral Home-Boonville Chapel. Friends may call Wednesday 2 to 8 p.m. and Thursday 9 a.m. until service time at the funeral home. Burial will be in Locust Hill Cemetery in Evansville with military rites by Marine Corps League.
The family would like to extend our sincerest gratitude to Hospice of Ohio County, as well as Logan's many close friends, including Karen Huff, Michele and the Girls at the Diner, Jenny Mitchell, Harold and Lois Wiseman, Karen Roll and all others who were close with Logan.
Memorial contributions in memory of Logan may be made to the Hospice of Ohio County.
Condolences and any special remembrances may be made online at www.koehlerfuneralhome.com