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Sally W. Logan Obituary


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“Hello, I was about to post Sally Happy Birthday on her timeline, but then I read a few things about how much she is missed. I then looked up her...Read More »
1 of 17 | Posted by: Lisa Vespa Ouellette - ME

“MOM: WIll you please sing me one last "Happy Birthday" in your baritone way? Can you email me instructions on how to make your chicken cordon...Read More »
2 of 17 | Posted by: edward - nyc - son

“MOM: I keep hoping that this is all some horrible nightmare and that you couldn't really be gone.....who do I call, now that my best friend doesn't...Read More »
3 of 17 | Posted by: edward - new york, NY - son

“We are so very sorry to hear of Sally's passing, she was a wonderful woman who was always smiling and so kind to others. We will always remember her....Read More »
4 of 17 | Posted by: Lee Tran - MA - Neighbor

“I will never forget Sally, the way she laughed was very contagious. She was a great friend and a wonderful mother and grandmother. I will miss the...Read More »
5 of 17 | Posted by: paula smith - needham, MA

“I always laugh when I think of Sally out on Ed's deck on Mass Ave, cigarette in hand, singing Eddie's praises... "My Ed is so charasmatic." In Sally...Read More »
6 of 17 | Posted by: Jonathan "Patches" Nussbaum - MA

“Sally was such a great lady... kind,compassionate,caring and professional. She was the ideal school nurse. She helped so many students and staff (...Read More »
7 of 17 | Posted by: Janet Short - Boston, MA

“Dearest Logan’s, Michael and I are so deeply saddened by the death of your mom. She was one of the most generous, sophisticated women we have...Read More »
8 of 17 | Posted by: Rose and Michael - North Branford, CT

“"Mustang Sally" is how I will always remember Sally Logan. The first time I saw her in her red Mustang convertible I thought, "now that's a perfect...Read More »
9 of 17 | Posted by: David Squibb - Boston, MA

“Our hearts go out to the Logan family. Sally was always so dear and nice to us and really made Tom feel welcome to the family! Sally was such a...Read More »
10 of 17 | Posted by: Tom and Suzanne Alton - Littleton, CO

“Sally was one of everyones favorite Aunt, the "fun and young" one. She had so much energy! I loved spending time with Sally in Newburyport or at the...Read More »
11 of 17 | Posted by: Linda Houghland - Califon, NJ

“Dearest Sally, You always embraced me as a member of your loving family. I will forever remember with fondness your contagious laugh, ongoing...Read More »
12 of 17 | Posted by: Karla Ericson - Newton, MA

“Sally dear: You were like a sister to me. We could call each other at any time and share our joys, challenges, work and family situations. I will...Read More »
13 of 17 | Posted by: Shirley Guaragna - Newton, MA

“So sorry Eddie for the loss of your Mom. I met her a few times at the house on the river. Such a nice lady. I'll always remember the name of your...Read More »
14 of 17 | Posted by: Michael Connelly - Newbury, MA

“I never had the privilege of meeting Mom, but through her son I can appreciate the legacy and the strong sense of right and wrong she passed on to...Read More »
15 of 17 | Posted by: John Lundsten - FL - Friend of Ed

“I can't stop crying - I miss you so much already - you were my best friend and my hero! I love you so so so very much! I'll see you again, someday ...Read More »
16 of 17 | Posted by: Edward - NYC, NY - Favorite SON

“I am so grateful to Sally for all she did for me over the years but especially in nursing school........I was married & pregnant while a student...Read More »
17 of 17 | Posted by: Lynn Daukas - Sequim, WA


Sally Walsh Logan "Mummy", "Mustang Sally", "Mimi", 79, died Saturday after a brief illness. Beloved wife of the late Edward F. Logan, Sr., loving mother of Jennifer Miller and her husband Steve of Needham, Edward F. Logan, Jr. of New York City, Kathleen Logan-Harrod and wife Bernadette Harrod of Orleans, MA, Mary Kay Rourke formerly of Amesbury, MA, and the late Ann Logan, grandmother of Nick and Sarah of Needham, Sgt. Logan Rourke, United States Army and Mary Kate Rourke of Hawaii, Harrison and Mitchell Corthell of Maine and Taylor Logan-Harrod of Orleans, MA., sister to the late Helen Nelson of Connecticut, Maribeth Fessenden of New Jersey and Kay Zimmerman of Colorado, aunt to many nieces and nephews. She is survived by her brother, George Walsh of Andover and his wife Martha, brothers in-law George Fessenden of New Jersey and Ed Zimmerman of Colorado. Sally was raised in Andover, MA and attended high school at the Villa Augustina in Goffstown, NH. She graduated in 1955 at the top of her class from the Boston College School of Nursing. She played for the BC Eagle's Women's Basketball team and held many leading roles in the schools theatre productions. She became a Golden Eagle in 2005. During her almost 50 years of nursing, Sally worked at Boston City Hospital, the Hebrew Rehab, Newton-Wellesley Hospital, provided private duty nursing care and completed her last 20 years as a City of Boston school nurse. Sally touched the lives of so many. She will be forever missed and memories of her will be cherished always. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held in St. Joseph Church, 1360 Highland Ave, Needham on Friday, March 8th at 11:30 AM. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. Visiting hours will be held in the Eaton Funeral home, 1351 Highland Ave, Needham on Thursday from 4 – 7 PM. Interment is private. In lieu of flowers donations in Sally's name may be made to the Boston College c/o Cadigan Alumni Center, 140 Commonwealth Ave Chestnut Hill MA 02467 (in memo CSON in memory of Sally Logan).