Serge E. Logan
1926 - 2013
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Serge E. Logan
RACINE — Serge Edward Logan was born in Chicago on February 7, 1926. He died October 30, 2013, at Froedtert Hospital, Milwaukee, WI. He is survived by his niece, Vicki Lee Logan of Chicago. He was preceded in death by his mother, Alexandra; his father, Carl; his sister, Annette; his brother, Victor (Eva); and his nephew, Dwayne Serge Logan. He is also is survived by his special friends, James and Carol May, Neal and Jeanne Seiser, and Carol Hansen. Serge retired from SC Johnson in 1989 after 29 years of service. At the time of retirement, he was Special Assistant to the Chairman, Mr. Sam Johnson. His previous positions at the company included Director of Corporate Social Responsibility, Trustee of the SC Johnson Fund, and Director of Communications. Serge also served as editor of The Johnson Magazine for 20 years. Serge graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Minnesota with a BA in journalism and was a member of the Phi Beta Kappa honor society. In 1950, he joined the staff of the Racine Journal Times as a reporter and rose to the position of Sunday Editor. He is a charter and life member of Meeting Professionals International and served as an officer of the Wisconsin chapter. While at Johnson's, Serge traveled extensively, making arrangement for the company's worldwide meetings. During World War II, he served as a radioman aboard the USS Lander in the Pacific Theatre (1944-46). He was active in the Boy Scouts of America since 1951, having been Scoutmaster at the former Lincoln School for 20 years, Past President of the local Council, and a member of the Board of the Southeast Wisconsin Council. He was awarded the Silver Antelope and the Silver Beaver for his service. Serge also was on the Board of the Girl Scouts of Racine County and Vice Chairman for Fund Development and Public Relations. Upon retirement from the Board in 1996, he received its Thanks Badge and Thanks Badge II. SC Johnson awarded Serge the H.F. Johnson Community Service Award for his activities. Serge was active in several civic organizations including the Racine Community Foundation (president), the Racine Area United Way, the Racine United Arts Fund (president and past chair), the Southeast Wisconsin Aviation Museum (founder and chair), the Wustum Museum (board member and president), and the Racine Literary Council. He was an active member of the First United Methodist Church. Memorials are suggested to the Serge Logan Fund in the Racine Community Foundation, First United Methodist Church, Boy Scouts or Girl Scouts, or a charity of one's choice. A memorial service will be held at the First United Methodist Church, 745 Main St, Racine, WI, (262) 633-7632, on Saturday, November 23, at 11:30 am. MARESH-MEREDITH & ACKLAM FUNERAL HOME 803 Main St. Racine, WI 53403 (262) 634-7888 Please send condolences to

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Published in Racine Journal Times on Nov. 3, 2013.
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15 entries
November 28, 2013
I will miss you was a great person!! My condolences to family and friends.
Amalia Lira
November 22, 2013
There are no words to express how much Serge will be missed in the Racine community. Our Sincerest condolences to his family and friends.
Barbie Rench
November 12, 2013
Serge had many gifts, one of them was his love for his family. I enjoyed my friendship with him and we shared our enjoyment of Biscotti. When I made a new recipe I would send him some to see how he liked it. I always got a quick reply on his favorites.
Kathie Cooper
November 6, 2013
I worked with Serge for many years at SC Johnson, and am so sad to learn that he passed away. I will never forget him, such a wonderful person.
Margie Wilson
November 5, 2013

As my Scoutmaster Serge had a very positive influence on my life. He was very important to many.
Tom Gresser
November 4, 2013
Rest in peace Serge you were a friend of mine for more than 40 years. We met each other at SCJ in 1968.
Bernie Obry
November 4, 2013
My condolences to Viki Logan and all of the Logan family.
Margaret Quinn
November 3, 2013
My condolences to Serge's family and many close friends. I knew Serge only 14 years but he was special in so many ways — fun, generous and inspirational. He will always have a primary place in my memory book.
Bonnie J Hollis
November 3, 2013
RIP, Uncle Eddie. You are missed.
Pat Davis
November 3, 2013
Rest in Peace, Mr. Logan.
Lee Gottfredsen
November 3, 2013
So long to a wonderful man-rest in peace Serge!!
Don & Clara Pappenfuss
November 3, 2013
Thank you, Serge, for wonderful memories at SCJ. May you rest in peace.
Rita Andis
November 3, 2013
So long to our beloved scoutmaster of troop 144 at Lincoln School. Thank you, God, for gifting all of us with Serge Logan.
David Lauer
November 3, 2013
Thank you for being a wonderful and life long friend to our family. We miss you, but know you are in a wonderful greatness. God's speed.
KJ Seiser
November 2, 2013
Love you Serge, We'll miss your smile! John and C-L
S. John and Cathy-Lynn May
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