Barbara Lee Loga (Hanson)

1937 - 2018


Barbara Lee Loga (Hanson), 81 yrs, of Ida, MI, died Wednesday July 18, 2018, in her residence under the care of Hospice of Northwest Ohio. Friends may call at the Capaul Funeral Home, Ida, MI, Sunday July 22, 2018, from 12-8 PM. She will lie in state on Monday July 23, 2018, in West Ida Immanuel Lutheran Church, Ida, MI, from 10 AM until the services at 11 AM. Pastor Kathi Boland will officiate. Burial will be in West Ida Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery.


Born July 11, 1937, in Monroe, MI. Barbara was the daughter of Russell and Mabel (Roswurm) Hanson. She was a 1955 Ida High School Graduate. She married Paul Loga on November 7, 1959, in West Ida Immanuel Lutheran Church, Ida, MI. She started working for the Switchboard as an operator for Bell Telephone, then she was a secretary at Dana Corp and Prince of Peace Lutheran Church and Catholic Social Services, retiring in 2001. She was an ARCA registration official from 2003-2008. She was a member of West Ida Immanuel Lutheran Church, Ida, MI and was an organist , Sunday school superintendent, sang in the choir, helped with Immanuel Food Closet and was part of London Twp. Caring and Sharing. Barbara also played piano in her father's band the Russ Hanson Band.


Survivors include: her husband, Paul; a son, Kevin (Regina); daughters, Melanie (Michael) Mero, Shawn (Andrew) Biddle; grandchildren, Olivia, Dylan, Samuel, Maxwell Loga and Delaney Biddle; great-grandchildren, Skyler and Seattle Mero; a brother-in-law, Leonard Marsh; sisters-in-law, Cora Loga and Ruth Ann Loga and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, Russell and Mabel; in-laws, Herbert and Ruth Loga; brothers-in-law, William and Robert Loga and sisters-in-law, Esther Marsh and Jean Loga.


Special thank you to Hospice of Northwest Ohio, especially Becky, Tracy, Becky and Amy.


Memorial contributions for Mrs. Loga can be made to: West Ida Immanuel Lutheran Church Memorial Fund or Hospice of Northwest Ohio.